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Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians endorses the West Coast Environmental Law report calling for the changes to the Fisheries Act made under the Harper government to be immediately repealed.
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Brent Patterson | The Liberals need to make good on their promises to restore water regulation and to ensure that Canada has the highest standards for water protection.
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Redeye Collective | 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."
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Redeye Collective | 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.
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Brent Patterson | Council of Canadians organizer Mark Calzavara has set up camp with allies next to Lake 468 at the Experimental Lakes Area in northern Ontario.
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David Suzuki | Spending $50 million to close the world-renowned Experimental Lakes Area will leave Canada poorer in many ways.
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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.