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Tar Sands will pollute Great Lakes report warns

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | October 8, 2008 1 comment

MARTIN MITTELSTAEDT From Wednesday's Globe and Mail October 8, 2008 at 1:55 AM EDT The environmental impacts of Alberta's oil sands will not be restricted to Western Canada, researchers say, but will extend thousands of...

World Food Crisis and Food Security: conference

Blog entry by Josh Brandon | October 8, 2008 2 comments

Last spring prices of corn, wheat, and other staples doubled or more leading to riots and unrest around the world.  How can we prevent more disruption of our food supplies in coming years? How do we solve the food crisis?  Some of the...

Feds sued over refusal to protect resident killer whales

Feature story | October 7, 2008 at 17:00

Environmental groups across Canada, including Greenpeace, hit the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) with a lawsuit today. Filed by lawyers with Ecojustice, the lawsuit alleges that DFO has failed to legally protect critical habitat...

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