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The Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement: one year on!

Feature story | May 18, 2011 at 21:35

A year after the signing and announcement of the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement (CBFA), there has been significant progress on implementation.

Exploit, Deplete and Move On...

Feature story | April 13, 2004 at 18:00

The Canadian government has approved a massive expansion in the allowable catch for harp seals in Canada to a maximum of 350,000 animals in 2004. While "whitecoat" harp seals (under two weeks old) are still protected as a result of actions by...

Greenpeace Calls for Suspension of Canadian Seal Hunt

Media release | March 8, 2005 at 18:00

New findings released by Greenpeace reveal that the science presented by the Canadian government to justify its commercial seal hunt for the years 2003-2005 is inaccurate, incomplete and out of date. The report concludes that the only...

New Greenpeace report slams biomass industry claims

Media release | November 2, 2011 at 17:37

2 November 2011, Washington, DC: Using forest timber for heating, electricity generation or liquid ‘biofuel’ could severely harm forests and accelerate global warming, according to a new report from Greenpeace.

Cree Heritage Park a first step to save the Broadback Valley

Feature story | May 17, 2011 at 10:00

Greenpeace supports the announcement by Quebec to create the Assinica Cree Heritage Park over 3,000 square kilometers of Oujé-Bougoumou Cree Nation territory but points out it is only a first step in saving the Broadback Valley conservation hotspot.

Canada to Announce Seal Hunt

Feature story | March 14, 2006 at 10:06


Media release | May 18, 2010 at 9:55

Today 21 member companies of the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), and nine leading environmental organizations, unveiled an unprecedented agreement – the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement – that applies to 72 million hectares of...

Major Forestry Companies and Environmental Organizations to Announce Globally-Signific...

Media release | May 16, 2010 at 18:00

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) with 21 member companies including AbitibiBowater, West Fraser and Weyerhaeuser, and leading Canadian and International environmental organizations such as Canopy, ForestEthics, Greenpeace, Pew...

A Warm Winter in Canada Causes Tragedy

Feature story | February 5, 2006 at 18:00

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