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Carl Safina investigates the efforts in Washington State to restore salmon habitats in the Nisqually River where overfishing and habitat loss eliminated their population decades ago.
Shoreline of the Shell Albian Oil Sands tailings pond, near Fort McKay. © Ian Wi
Dan Beare asks Bernard Fleet how we can expedite Canada’s (inevitable) transition to a low-carbon economy.
Can we love reefs–and fish–without loving them to death? In episode four of "Saving the Ocean," Carl Safina takes viewers to Belize to see the damage shark hunting is having on the coral reefs.
Andrew Reeves reports on new changes to Ontario's Greenbelt legislation including the Urban River Valley designation and the first expansion of the Greenbelt since its formation in 2005.
In episodes two and three of his PBS series "Saving the Ocean," Carl Safina travels to Georges Bank to give viewers an inside look into the industry of swordfish hunting.
In the first instalment of his PBS series "Saving the Ocean," Carl Safina goes whale-watching in Baja California where Gray Whales were once a target for commercial hunting.
Windmills in rural Germany. © elxeneize \
Looking to Germany for insight into gathering political support for renewable energy.
Green Living Online offers up 10 easy ways for Canadians to waste less food and save money on their grocery bills.
Jo Anne Tacorda digs into composting as one way to deal with all the food we’re wasting at home.
A\J founder Dr. Robert Paehlke recounts a thorough history of cuts to Canadian environmental protection agencies, leading up to the ruthless slashing we’re seeing today.
Three calls for proposals: DIY Technology, food innovators, and sustainable beverage creators.
Exploring successful LCA applications—from beer bottles to those new polymer banknotes.
100+ former Rangers gather to fight the cancellation of the Ranger Program, citing its benefits to both youth and northern communities.
Deciphering the MINDSPACE report, which connects behavioural economics to public policy making—and tests out one of its recommendations.
Jessica Kuepfer connects insights from professional cyclist Kathryn Bertine to her vision for the environmental movement. And we're giving away a copy of Bertine's latest book!
Evaluating the merits (or lack thereof) of Medicine Hat’s concentrated solar power project.
The mini-documentary Living Democracy from the Ground Up uses the struggle to protect BC's Fish Lake from the New Prosperity mine to demonstrate the real impacts of environmental laws.
Stu Campana argues against completely phasing out nuclear power in Canada and around the world.
The disappointing conclusion of the climate negotiations in Doha and the promise of the global climate justice movement.
The role of Canada’s boreal forest in global food security, and efforts to protect the priceless natural resource.
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