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Canadian Artist Halted Pipeline Development By Copyrighting His Land as a Work of Art
Environment  (tags: Alberta, Canada, pipeline, fossil fuel, artist, copyright, victory )

Dandelion
- 138 days ago - vice.com
In 1996, Peter claimed legal copyright over his land as a work of art, forcing pipeline developers to do expensive rerouting around it ever since. To meet with him, he charges land developers $500 an hour.
Massive Permafrost Thaw Documented in Canada Portends Huge Carbon Release
Environment  (tags: permafrost, carbon release, Canada, global warming, climate disruption )

Dandelion
- 142 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
Permafrost is land that has been frozen stretching back to the last ice age, 10,000 years ago. Scientists estimate that the worlds permafrost holds twice as much carbon as the atmosphere.
Canada: Let's Save the Bees. For Good. (We Have Until February 21, 2017)
Environment  (tags: Canada, bees, ban, bee-killing, neonic pesticide, imidacloprid )

Evelyn
- 162 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Canada is this close to a full-on ban of imidacloprid, one of the most widely used bee-killing pesticides in the world. This opportunity won't come around again - we have to seize it now. Public comments will be taken until February 21, 2017. Will you?
Insane And Extreme
Environment  (tags: pipelines, DAPL, Keystone XL, Alberta tar sands, Canada, Standing Rock )

Dandelion
- 182 days ago - rt.com
The executive orders demonstrate that this administration is more than willing to violate federal law that is meant to protect indigenous rights human rights the environment and the overall safety of communities 4 the benefit of the fossil fuel industry
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Canada to Halt the Site C Dam
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, CANADA, activism, protection, politics, healthconditions, government, pollution )

AWAY AWHI
- 238 days ago - takeaction.amnesty.ca
There is no dispute that construction of the dam, and the flooding of an 80 kilometre long stretch of the banks and floor of the Peace River Valley, will have a severe impact on the First Nations and Métis families and communities who depend on this uni
Tell Ontario to Strengthen and Grow the Greenbelt and Choose Smarter Growth - PLEASE SIGN -
Environment  (tags: greenbelt, ontario, canada, farmland, natural areas, conservation, environment, humans, nature )

Lone
- 374 days ago - action.environmentaldefence.ca
Developers want to roll back proposed protection of OntarioâEUR(TM)s Greenbelt so they can keep sprawling over prime farmland and sensitive natural areas âEUR" DonâEUR(TM)t let them win!
Northern Gateway Pipeline Approval Overturned
Environment  (tags: canada, Federal Court of Appeals, first nations, pipeline project, environment, humans, nature, world )

Lone
- 390 days ago - cbc.ca
Federal Court of Appeal finds Canada failed to consult with First Nations on pipeline project
An Opportunity to Give Your Feedback on the Haida Gwaii Draft Marine Plan ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, Canada, habitat, protection, feedback )

CherAWAY
- 409 days ago - secure2.convio.net
For two and a half years, Coastal First Nations and the Provincial Government have been co-leading the Marine Planning Partnership to create holistic, integrated management plans for the North and Central coast, including the waters around Haida Gwaii.
Support End to Logging in Algonquin Park ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, Canada, forests, protection, trees, parks )

CherAWAY
- 409 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Algonquin Park is the jewel in the crown of OntarioâEUR(TM)s parks, evoking classic images of Canadian wilderness. Yet up to 70% of Algonquin is fragmented because of logging making it the provinceâEUR(TM)s only park where logging is still authorized.
Celebrate the Creation Chitek Lake Provincial Park and the Walter Cook Caves Ecological Reserve ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: habitat, parks, Canada, reserves, protection )

CherAWAY
- 409 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The province is moving ahead toward its commitment to create 10 new or expanded parks by 2020. The commitment is part of TomorrowNow, ManitobaâEUR(TM)s Green Plan, which seeks to balance environmental protection with a thriving sustainable economy.
BC's Parks Are in Trouble. Join Us in the Fight for Our Parks ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Canada, B.C., parks )

CherAWAY
- 442 days ago - secure2.convio.net
BC Parks stewards some of North AmericaâEUR(TM)s most spectacular and diverse landscapes and seascapes. Our parks are at the core of our identity as British Columbians and are vital for supporting our health and economy. Our parks system is the largest
The Fire in Canada Looks a Lot Like Climate Change and That Should Scare You
Environment  (tags: Fort McMurray, Canada, Climate change, Climate Disruption, evacuation, wildfire )

Dandelion
- 445 days ago - edition.cnn.com
There have been fires in Canada's boreal forest for ages. But scientists and researchers say this fire looks a whole lot like climate change. And that should be alarming for all of us.
Geothermal Could Put Thousands From Alberta's Oil and Gas Sector Back to Work
Environment  (tags: Geothermal, Canada, Tim Davies. Turkana, Ben Lee, abandoned wells, orphan wells, Canadian Geothermal Energy Association. , Raven Thermal Systems, Site C )

Judy
- 448 days ago - desmog.ca
Despite being home to enormous geothermal potential, Canada is the only country on the Pacific Ring of Fire that doesn't use the resource to produce commercial-scale energy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Clean Drinking Water on All First Nations Reserves in Canada Immediately
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, water, Canada, First Nations, rights, world, protection, pollution, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 471 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The issues range from mercury contamination to inadequate sanitation systems leading to invasive, antibiotic-resistant infections in children and increased illness and poor sanitation in the general community.
 

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