World Summit on Sustainable Development – August 15, 2002
The World Summit on Sustainable Development is being held in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Tuberculosis and Elk in Riding Mountain – August 1, 2002
Both the Federal and Manitoba governments need to move fast to contain and eliminate TB in and around Riding Mountain National park.
Opening Up Cottage Country – July 19, 2002
Coverage of the last provincial election campaign ignored a gem-in-the-rough tossed out by the winner, Gary Doer.
Something Fishy This Way Comes – December 17, 2001
A new regime of direct federal control over inland waterways, imposed by fiat from Ottawa, is about to descend on the Prairies.
The Federalization of Prairie Freshwaters – December 1, 2001
The federal and provincial governments share jurisdiction for the management of some natural resources and the environment.
Don't Throw out Biotech Baby with Environmental Bathwater – July 18, 2001
We've been hearing a lot of guff about "Franken-foods", the anti-science crowd's moniker for Genetically Modified Organisms. They claim that foodstuffs improved in the laboratory will turn us all into creatures from the Black Lagoon.
UN doomsday scenario unfounded, report's lead author asserts – March 1, 2001
Chances are you've never heard of John Christy. That's somewhat amazing, because Christy, a director of the Earth System Science Centre at the University of Alabama at Huntsville, is one of the world's most respected climatology experts.