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‘A lot of salmon died’: Ahousaht Guardians look to watershed restoration amid B.C.’s dangerously dry summer

The province’s prolonged drought is exacerbating the damage done to Bedwell River by decades of...

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The lessons for British Columbia in Alaska’s epic Bristol Bay sockeye run

The world’s most abundant sockeye fishery is teeming with 10 million more fish than anticipated...

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CN, CP railways were pressed by shareholders on climate action months before Lytton fire

A proposed class-action lawsuit alleges the fire that destroyed more than 90 per cent of...

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Shoal Lake First Nation gets clean water after 24-year wait

Residents of Shoal Lake 40 can drink from taps thanks to a new water treatment...


Lheidli T’enneh First Nation wants Enbridge off its territory after 2018 pipeline explosion

A natural gas pipeline explosion in 2018 traumatized the Lheidli T’enneh First Nation community, who...

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Where federal parties stand on Canada’s sexiest emissions fix: nature-based climate solutions

Canada has a huge role to play in the global fight against the climate emergency...

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Fossil fuel subsidies are one of Canada’s biggest climate conundrums: where do the parties stand?

In 2009, when Canada and other G20 nations first pledged to tackle fossil fuel subsidies,...

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No federal party offers clear path on how to wind down fossil fuel production

When asked about new scientific research showing much of the country’s oil, gas and coal...

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Audit found 87 high-risk B.C. dams with ‘deficiencies,’ but doesn’t say where

British Columbia had 87 high-risk dams with “significant deficiencies” in 2020, according to an audit...


The Narwhal launches new Ontario bureau

Our new three-person environmental journalism team will be led by Denise Balkissoon and driven by...


Federal election promises for zero-emission vehicles have a catch

As the federal election looms, leaders of all political stripes are promising to increase the...


The Narwhal is moving environmental coverage to the mainstream one collaboration at a time

The Narwhal was founded on a dream of revolutionizing climate journalism in Canada. Now, we’re...

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