Interactive map of Canada's Boreal forest

Multimedia | September 22, 2003

Canada's boreal forest contains the largest intact ancient forests on Earth -- an ecosystem that took millions of years to evolve and which is home to grizzly bear, caribou, wolverines, and timber wolves. Why would anyone clearcut such forests to make toiler paper?


Mouth of Lockhart/Gordon Creek, Great Bear Rainforest, British Columbia, Canada.