The regulatory system appears to have been calibrated to serve the needs of industry.
Warming winters in the US enable the invading southern pine beetle to leave a trail of devastated trees that could stretch as far north as Canada.
For years environmental organizations have called on the federal government to do something about the leakage from Alberta’s oilsands tailings ponds.
Once-in-a-century floods are occurring with greater frequency and severity and current responses to this trend, by insurers and governments alike, are falling short.
It's the first program of its kind to make carbon reduction the key indicator for building performance.
The political process will begin to address these problems when there are strong, effective environmental advocates in every party caucus.