02 Jul '12, 12pm

Oh Canada: The Harper government’s broad assault on the environment poses threat to natural heritage #Canada

Oh Canada: The Government’s Broad Assault on Environment Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government has been weakening Canada’s environmental regulations and slashing funds for oversight and research — all while promoting aggressive resource development. Critics warn these unprecedented actions pose a major threat to the nation’s vast natural heritage. by ed struzik Outsiders have long viewed Canada as a pristine wilderness destination replete with moose, mountains, and Mounties who always got their man. Recognizing the tourism value of that somewhat dull but wholesome image, successive Canadian governments — both Liberal and Conservative — were content to promote the stereotype in brochures, magazine advertisements, and TV commercials. The lie of that was evident in the rampant clear-cutting of forests in British Columbia, the gargantuan oil sands developments in Alberta,...

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/oh_canada_the_governments_br...

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