Narwhal with group of belugas
Offshore oil rig

Newfoundland’s carbon tax gives ‘free pass’ to offshore oil industry

The province is planning to double oil production in the next decade — undermining the...

Oil and Gas Development. Farmington Area.

The problem with exempting major projects from environmental assessment

The province’s little-known Environmental Assessment Office has broad discretionary powers, including the authority to select...

Wade Davis: Life without wild things

We have forgotten the flocks of passenger pigeons that blotted out the sun, the herds...

Orphan well

The story of Alberta’s $100-billion well liability problem. How did we get here?

Landowners once promised a fair share for hosting oil and gas infrastructure on their properties...

Northern Spotted Owl, Strix occidentalis caurina, Fraser Valley, BC, Canada

Keepers of the spotted owl

At the world’s first breeding centre in Langley, B.C., spotted owls are hatched in incubators,...

Parks Canada muzzling scientsits

Parks Canada denies it has a problem, despite journalists flagging muzzling concerns

Calling all Parks Canada staff: we want to hear from you

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