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Lorne Craig's Climate Silence
 
 WATER
Glacier National Park in BC's Kootenays has seen decreasing snowpacks in recent years (Sesivany/Jiri Eischmann/Wikipedia)

Canada takes water for granted amid melting snowpacks, glaciers

Facing melting glaciers and decreasing snowpacks, Canada is not immune to climate change and water shortages, as a UN report reminds us.
Lawyer warns LNG industry- Don't count on power from Site C dam
Shocking critique from Site C Panel Chair should have govt pulling plug
 
 Oceans
The untold story behind the herring fishery fiasco

The untold story behind the central coast herring fishery fiasco

The untold story behind one of the most heated standoffs over fish which the BC coast has ever witnessed – the recent clash between DFO and the Heiltsuk Nation over the central coast herring fishery.
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 Climate Change
China's emissions drop, global cleantech boom are grounds for optimism on climate change

China’s emissions drop, global Cleantech boom are grounds for optimism on climate change

China's falling emissions, US and EU cleantech leadership are cause for optimism re: climate change.
Oil prices drop as global warming rises- Suzuki
Carbon Year- Pressure building for real global climate pact