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Global poll reveals huge majority support the creation of an Arctic sanctuary – Canada ranks higher than average –

International polling revealed today that 74 percent of people worldwide support the creation of a protected sanctuary in the international waters surrounding the North Pole. In Canada, support for this enhanced form of protection ranks higher than the global average, with 78 percent favourable opinion.
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Greenpeace launches spoof ad campaign: "There's probably no Cod."

Feature story | August 10, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace has launched an ad campaign on buses and a billboard in Halifax and on a billboard in Ottawa that reads: “There’s probably no cod. Now let’s stop overfishing & think of the future.”

Rumble in Regina

Blog entry by Jessica Wilson | August 7, 2009 1 comment

Day one of the Council of the Federation meetings wrapped up with less fanfare than it began. The Premiers were bent on discussing the economy and H1N1 yesterday, but environmental groups on the ground kept the focus where it should...

Greenpeace hot air balloon in Regina

Blog entry by Jessica Wilson | August 7, 2009

The Greenpeace hot air balloon, called "One World" made it's Canadian debut Thursday morning as the Council of Federation meetings got underway in Regina. Unfortunately, strong winds made it impossible for us to keep it up for very...

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