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News Government General
August 10, 2020  

Feds invests $6M in conservation projects at national parks in Ont. to fight climate change

The investment will expand on efforts to protect reptiles and amphibians in Bruce Peninsula, Georgian Bay Islands and Thousand Islands national parks

News General
June 8, 2020  

Rattlesnakes on a plain: How cars, pollution and suburbia threaten these mysterious creatures

Rattlesnakes are threatened in B.C., and many populations are declining at alarming rates

News General
February 5, 2020  

As forests burn around the world, drinking water is at risk

In Fort McMurray, Alta., the cost of treating ash-tainted water in its drinking-water system increased dramatically after a 2016 wildfire

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
February 4, 2020  

Dash 8 joins federal marine surveillance program

The aircraft will be modified to detect oil spills, monitor ships and whale movements.

News General
September 19, 2019  

Conservation groups want U.S. to pressure Canada to protect right whales

Eight have died in Canadian waters this summer out of a population numbering only about 400 animals.

News Government General
July 4, 2019  

UNESCO gives Canada new deadline to preserve Wood Buffalo National Park

Canada’s largest national park under threat from hydro development and oilsands projects.

News Transportation General
June 27, 2019  

Transport Canada implements speed limits following death of another right whale

Feds will issue a fine of up to $25,000 to those who fail to follow the speed limit.

News Pulp & Paper General
June 12, 2019  

Expert says forests killed by insects or fire need to be protected

Yukon saw 67 wildfires covering an area of more than 856 square kilometres last year.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
April 25, 2019  

Canada banning oil, gas and mining from marine protected areas

Changes apply recommendations made last fall.

News Forestry Government General
October 24, 2018  

Soot-filled rivers mark the need for a national wildfire strategy

Wildfires have a dire impact on water quality.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 5, 2016  

Ontario energy conservation programs: Cost more than they’re worth?

Fraser Institute study says more comprehensive and independent cost/benefit information is needed.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
February 13, 2014  

World’s largest thermal solar power plant rises in Mojave Desert

$2.2B project tests the balance between conservation and the pursuit of green energy.

News Energy Forestry Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
July 22, 2013  

Facing industrial pressures, Canada needs to up forest conservation game

Almost 15% of Canada’s Boreal forest has been distributed to oil and gas, mining, forestry and hydro development.