We applaud the transfer of the Experimental Lakes Area to the International Institute of Sustainable Development but decry the Harper government's abdication of its responsibility for fresh water.
Experimental Lakes Area
Last month the Ontario Ministry of Environment released regulations to follow through on their commitment to fund the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA).
Last week thousands of scientists and supporters joined Stand Up For Science rallies in 18 cities across the country, some as far north as Yellowknife.
We asked people to 'Tell Ontario and Manitoba they are our only hope to save the ELA!' -- and they did!
Council of Canadians organizer Mark Calzavara has set up camp with allies next to Lake 468 at the Experimental Lakes Area in northern Ontario.
Council of Canadians posts ELA invoice to Kent’s constituency office door
The group behind the Death of Evidence rally has just launched an important new campaign called Science Uncensored that aims to stop the muzzling of government scientists.
Today is Save the ELA Day. To mark this day, a dinner event is being held in Kenora tonight with speakers discussing the closure of the ELA.
The Boreal Forest Network and the Council of Canadians renewed calls to the Ontario government to save the Experimental Lakes Area by asking the Premier to provide funding to the research centre.
Why should Yukoners care about the Experimental Lakes Area? We should care because there are hundreds of pristine lakes and rivers in the Yukon that we would like to keep that way.