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March 24, 2005 | San Francisco Chronicle | Published News | Robert Collier
While Congress debates whether to allow oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a similar battle with much higher stakes is under way in northwest Canada. The $6 billion...
March 14, 2005 | CBC | Published News
Alberta's oilsands deposits are Canada largest source of oil, with reserves estimated at between 1.7 trillion and 2.5 trillion barrels. In 2000, the development of Alberta oil, especially at the...
March 9, 2005 | Canada Newswire | Published News
Vancouver - Canfor, one of the largest logging companies in Canada, has committed to defer logging and road construction for two years in the Little Smoky region of the Alberta Foothills. This is a...
March 1, 2005 | The Mountain Chickadee | Published News | Tom Taylor
The Mountain Chickadee Newsletter of the Sangre de Cristo Audubon Society Volume 34 Number 1 March 2005   In one respect it seems easy to dismiss concerns about a continental population of...
February 28, 2005 | The Nation | Published News | Mark Hertsgaard
Absent George W. Bush's undergoing a conversion like St. Paul's on the road to Damascus, there probably won't be much good environmental news out of Washington in Bush's second term....
February 7, 2005 | Financial Post | Published News | Tzeporah Berman
In a recent editorial about ForestEthics Boreal Forest Program (?CSF?s dirty secret,? Jan. 26), Peter Foster asks a number of thought-provoking questions worthy of response, including whether or not...
February 4, 2005 | Published News | Kim Petersen
Around 400 kilometers north of Winnipeg lies Asatiwisipe Aki (Poplar River First Nation), an Ojibway people. The remote community is comprised of roughly 1,200 members, of which over 900 are on...
January 24, 2005 | USA Today | Published News | Tom Kenworthy
As pro-environment ads go, it's definitely an eye-catcher.The full-page ad in Friday's New York Times carried the headline "Victoria's Dirty Secret" and featured a woman with angel wings wearing a...
December 24, 2004 | Columbus Dispatch | Published News
Those who marvel at the mountains of catalogs arriving at their homes between September and January probably can understand an environmental group's efforts to push one company to use more recycled...
December 12, 2004 | The Washington Post | Published News | DeNeen L. Brown
POPLAR RIVER ? The elders used to say that one should not make a sound when crossing the water here, lest one awaken the thunderbird who lives just up there, up there. Up where? Up there, says...

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