IN POLLS, LETTERS AND DOLLARS CANADIANS SHOW INCREASING CONCERN FOR CANADA’S WATERS WHILE INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY THREATENS A KEY MARINE SITE

Three recent developments show Canadians' heightened concern over Canada's waters and governments' stalled efforts regarding marine protection: a poll released today shows 74 per cent of Canadians want governments to conserve marine areas; more than 6,000 letters were presented to the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans this afternoon; and World Wildlife Fund Canada recently raised over $400,000 from private citizens to kick off a fund to protect Canada's waters.
http://www.wwf.ca/en/news_room/releases/nr_display_release.asp?release=01_12_11

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