Nestle is currently seeking a 10-year extension on their water taking permit in Aberfoyle, ON, just outside of Guelph. The permit would allow the corporation to pump 1.6 million litres of water from the aquifer each day, and then sell it to the public
It should come as no surprise that human activity is causing the world's oceans to warm, rise and acidify. But an equally troubling impact of climate change is that it is beginning to rob the oceans of oxygen.
Our bees are in danger and strong evidence points to particular pesticides - called neonicotinoids - being to blame for killing them. They're currently banned across Europe - but powerful lobbyists are putting together plans to get the...(read more)