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  • Put a CAPP on Tar Sands Greenwashing

    Blogpost by Mike Hudema - November 23, 2010 at 7:58

    Faced with the grim realities of tar sands oil extraction, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) seems like it would rather take its dirty money and run a huge publicity campaign to make the tar sands look better, than actually addres... Read more >

  • From Conflict to “Harmony” in the Forest

    Blogpost by Richard Brooks - November 19, 2010 at 10:09

    From coast to coast, many people will watch the debut of the movie “Harmony” on NBC tonight.  If you’re one of them, you’ll see Greenpeace highlighted for its successful work to protect the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia.

    "Spirit Bear" in the Great Bear RainforestThe story of the ...

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  • Woodland caribou “have fallen through the cracks” in our national parks

    Blogpost by Catharine Grant - Forest Campaigner - November 15, 2010 at 12:09

    An article in the Edmonton Journal last weekend (November 14) reports that woodland caribou are rapidly disappearing from Canada’s national parks. The last of Banff’s caribou died in an avalanche last year, and only a small number remain in in Jasper ... Read more >

  • GE Golden Rice's Lack of Lustre

    Blogpost by Eric Darier Ph.D. - November 9, 2010 at 6:50

    Addressing Vitamin A eficiency Without Genetic Engineering 

    November 9, 2010 -Genetically Engineered ‘Golden’ rice has been in development for almost 20 years and has still not made any impact on the prevalence of VAD (vitamin A deficiency). Not only... Read more >

  • Canada’s Boreal Forest is worth more money if left standing

    Blogpost by Alex Speers-Roesch - November 8, 2010 at 20:19

    A growing number of studies are attempting to put a dollar value on biodiversity and ecosystem services provided by nature, such as water purification, flood control, and carbon sequestration.

    At this years’ meeting of the Convention on Biological Di... Read more >

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