environment

David Suzuki: Here’s to a radical Canada Day!

David Suzuki: Here’s to a radical Canada Day!

What kind of Canada do you want?

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David Suzuki: Greenpeace arrests show attempts to silence environmentalists continue

David Suzuki: Greenpeace arrests show attempts to silence environmentalists continue

Human rights are vulnerable at a time when governments aggressively promote the interests of corporations over a healthy environment.

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Critical issues deserve a higher standard

Critical issues deserve a higher standard

The environment is the very air, water, land and diversity of plant and animal life we cannot live without. Why not work to build a healthy, prosperous economy that protects those things?

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Resource and Environmental Management in Canada

Resource and Environmental Management in Canada

Bringing together contributions from over two dozen specialists in the field, this new fourth edition explains how the management process works; the variety of strategies used; the various technical and non-technical considerations that influence decisions; and the tradeoffs that must be made to accommodate a broad range of legitimate societal interests.

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Is geoengineering a silver bullet for climate change?

Is geoengineering a silver bullet for climate change?

Rather than rationalizing our continued use of fossil fuels in the false belief that technology will enable us to carry on with our destructive ways, we really need governments, scientists and industry to start taking climate change and greenhouse gas emissions seriously.

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Help the Nature Conservancy clean up Waterton Park

Help the Nature Conservancy clean up Waterton Park

Promote native habitats! The Nature Conservancy of Canada needs your help cleaning-up junk and invasive ornamentals from conservation lands in the Waterton Park Front.

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Beyond Green Environmental Youth Summit

Beyond Green Environmental Youth Summit

Join 1000 young delegates the weekend of Oct 25-27, 2013 in Toronto to explore environmental issues from every angle and develop strategies to spark change in your community!

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Great public transit makes for a great city

Great public transit makes for a great city

Most cities in Canada and the U.S. are lacking in infrastructure to move millions of people safely and affordably. With some notable exceptions, such as Vancouver and Calgary, no successful rapid transit infrastructure projects have been built in Canadian cities for decades.

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Fundraising Ideas, Summer Camp, Organic Waste, Fake Anti-Wind Protesters – GCNews #813

Fundraising Ideas, Summer Camp, Organic Waste, Fake Anti-Wind Protesters – GCNews #813

813: 8 April 2013 – Published by Green Communities Canada RAIN! See Water Canada Magazine article about how user fees and credit system helps Kitchener pay for its municipal stormwater system. Rain barrels, rain gardens, prmeable pavers (as well as cisterns and infiltration galleries) qualify for stormwater credits … RAIN! featured in insert … REEP Green Solutions is coordinating aregion-wide rain barrel […]

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Muzzling scientists is an assault on democracy

Muzzling scientists is an assault on democracy

Countries where governments hold a tight rein on information, shut down or stifle research that runs counter to their priorities, and demonize and attack opponents are never good places to live. We have to make sure Canada doesn’t become one.

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