Jun 18, 2015

The myth of abundance

Canadian governments act as if fresh water will never run out. Maude Barlow calls this belief the myth of abundance. She details the threats facing our water supply in her new report, "Blue Betrayal."
Apr 28, 2014

Victory in fight to save Experimental Lakes Area

An area of 58 lakes in northwestern Ontario has been used as an outdoor laboratory since 1968 to study the stressors on freshwater systems. The federal government stopped funding the program in 2013.
May 19, 2012

Harper and the environment are like oil and water

Maude Barlow
The Harper government appears intent on systematically dismantling the few protections that have been put in place at the federal level to protect our freshwater heritage.
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