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December 27, 2005 | The Wall Street Journal | Published News | Christopher J. Chipello
Timmins, Ontario -- Forest-Product Companies Domtar Inc. and Tembec Inc. have won praise from conservationists for pioneering environmentally friendly harvesting practices in a large swath of Canada'...
December 27, 2005 | The Sudbury Star | Published News | Allan Swift
MONTREAL (CP) - A few feeble voices in the country's forest industry believe there will be a comeback in 2006. Realistically, if there is a revival, it will come because the industry can't get any...
December 20, 2005 | The Globe and Mail | Published News | Martin Mittelstaedt
Ethical Funds Co. of Vancouver has asked the country's big five banks to draft new lending policies that would reduce the damage resource companies are causing in Canada's boreal forest region, one...
December 19, 2005 | The Nature Conservancy | Published News
OTTAWA, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ - A leading Canadian investment firm and the world's largest nonprofit conservation organization are endorsing a national vision that balances protection of ecological...
December 11, 2005 | Time | Published News | Jeremy Caplan
There's nothing sexy about bad publicity. Victoria's Secret has had its fair share over the years, usually fueled by critics of the retail company's suggestive lingerie ads or semi-nude fashion show...
December 7, 2005 | USA Today | Published News | Nick Jans
I sit staring from the plane window, down at a seemingly endless, un-peopled expanse of lakes, river and forest. Even from a height of 25,000 feet, the landscape spills over the rim of the horizon....
December 2, 2005 | NPR | Published News | Martin Kaste
Morning Edition, December 2, 2005 · Rising demand for oil -- and the resulting rise in prices -- means that the United States is increasingly looking to Canada for crude.In Alberta, large deposits of...
November 25, 2005 | CBC | Published News
Canada's trees may be more valuable left standing than turned into two-by-fours or pulped for paper, according to a new report released Friday by the Canadian Boreal Initiative in Ottawa. The report...
November 10, 2005 | Greenpeace | Published News
Toronto, November 10, 2005 - Environmental groups Greenpeace and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) ran a full page advertisement in the New York Times today criticizing US-based paper...
November 4, 2005 | Toronto Star | Published News | Isabel Teotoni
About 100 protestors marched to Queen's Park yesterday, calling on the province to stop catering to logging companies that are destroying one of the world's largest ancient forests for commercial...

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