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 Energy and Resources
Canada surpasses Brazil as global leader in deforestation

Canada surpasses Brazil as global leader in deforestation

A new report suggests wild fires and industrial activity are giving Canada the dubious distinction of being the new global leader in deforestation.
BC govt bowed to oil lobby on deregulation of gas plants
Behn, Gillis to talk fracking in Yukon as govt reviews moratorium
 
 WATER
Site C Dam threatens BC's credit rating- Hudson's Hope Mayor, Council

Audio: From Site C’s economic folly to update on Mount Polley

The Common Sense Canadian's Damien Gillis and CFAX 1070's Ian Jessop discuss the economic folly of the proposed Site C Dam and mixed messages from government on the Mount Polley disaster.
Site C Dam- Food for thought
Hudson's Hope issues water quality advisory as heavy metals detected
 
 Oceans
New laws would enable fish farms to dump more waste, chemicals

New laws would enable fish farms to dump more waste, chemicals

Proposed changes to aquaculture regulations would enable the dumping of debris by fish farms, such as unused feed, feces, chemicals and anti-fouling agents.
Farmed salmon escapes far more prevalent than industry admits-study
Morton seeks answers from Grieg over farmed salmon die-off
 
 Climate Change
Melting sea ice a help and hindrance to Arctic drilling

Harper govt muzzles Arctic scientists from discussing polar ice melt

Canada's Arctic scientists have been muzzled by the Harper government from discussing record polar ice melt with the public, documents reveal.
Canadian rockers join 'Blue Dot' tour - David Suzuki's swan song
Canada's cities take lead on climate change