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Close up of grassy lawn. Image credit: Petar Tonchev/Unsplash
David Suzuki | Researchers have found that regular mowing, especially early in spring, has unintended ecological consequences. Mowing less is a simple way to help insects and boost local ecology.
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Lake Erie and Nanticoke Power Generating Station. Image credit: JasonParis/Flickr
Joyce Nelson | The Lake Erie Connector is a proposed 117-kilometre, 1,000-megawatt, high-voltage direct-current transmission line under Lake Erie. It would connect with the largest electricity market in the U.S.
Columnists
Field of grain. Image credit: Jérôme Bussière/Unsplash
Lois Ross | While the 2021 budget appears to favour agricultural climate change measures on the one hand, will federal regulatory reviews end up reducing climate action on the other?
Columnists
U.S. soldiers in Sayed Abad District, Wardak province, Afghanistan, April 4, 2011. Image credit: The U.S. Army/Flickr
Duncan Cameron | Today the ecological threat and widespread citizen action to protect the environment make outrageous levels of American military spending more difficult to sustain.
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Oil production facilities in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Image credit: kris krüg/Flickr
Gordon Laxer | As the world moves off oil and gas, Canadians must quickly change our mindset. Being a resource-exporting country is our past, not our future.
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Youth hold signs protesting fossil fuels. Image credit: Callum Shaw/Unsplash
David Suzuki | We talk about the urgency of the climate and biodiversity crises but act as if we have all the time in the world to address them.
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Green wheat plants. Image credit: Artem Kniaz/Unsplash
Lois Ross | Spring is a time to consider seeds -- to think about their link to safe and quality foods, and to the rights of farmers.
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A  U.S. soldier from the Maine National Guard looks out of his armoured vehicle as part of military exercises in Gagetown, New Brunswick. Image credit: The National Guard/Flickr
Joyce Nelson | While the rest of us try to transition to a low-carbon future, the military has carte blanche to burn all the fossil fuels it wants in its hardware for never-ending wars.
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 Manatee. Image credit: Chris Muenzer/Wikimedia Commons
Brent Patterson | Two Canadian companies have expressed their support for fracking in Colombia, despite significant threats to human rights defenders, the climate and aquatic wildlife.
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Racoon on table outside. Image credit: Moritz Kindler/Unsplash
David Suzuki | As plant and animal species worldwide have started to shift ranges in response to warming climates and habitat destruction, narratives about invasives have also started to shift.
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Jagmeet Singh virtually attends 2021 NDP convention. Image credit: Jagmeet Singh/Facebook
Robert Hackett | Is the NDP a party, or a movement? And does it matter? At a time of climate emergency, it does.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, March 12, 2021. Image credit: Adam Scotti/PMO
Kathleen O'Hara | Climate researchers Terry Moore and David Robertson have exposed the weaknesses -- even the dangers -- of the federal government's climate plan.