23 Mar '13, 12am

Fed budget gives $57 million to fish farms, just $4 million for ocean protection.

Fed budget gives $57 million to fish farms, just $4 million for ocean protection.

Canada is blessed with rich natural resources, an abundance of fresh water, bountiful farmland and oxygen-producing forests. But the 2013 focuses on how to exploit our natural heritage rather than sustain it. Canadians expect every level of government to look after our collective wealth, whether it's in education, transportation infrastructure or national defence. When it comes to collective wealth, there's nothing more important than the elements we depend on and share the most: our air, water, soils and biodiversity. These shared elements are what Canadians expect their governments to watch over and safeguard. Cuts to scientific monitoring cast doubt on whether we can make good decisions about our environmental wealth. If we don't know what's happening with fish populations, ocean acidity, rainfall and carbon emissions, how can we expect our governments to properly manag...

Full article: http://www.davidsuzuki.org/blogs/healthy-oceans-blog/2013...

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