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Canada's free-flowing rivers, global trend to degradation
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Author:  frozentripper [ May 12th, 2019, 8:03 am ]
Post subject:  Canada's free-flowing rivers, global trend to degradation

This was in the news recently, some recognition during the present political climate.

Canada home to vast majority of North America’s remaining longest and free-flowing rivers: new McGill University and WWF study in Nature

First ever global assessment of free-flowing rivers highlights severe degradation, offers a method for tracking the status offree-flowing rivers

This study confirms what many of us think: Canada is uniquely endowed with wild and free-flowing rivers. With this wealth of freshwater, Canada has a great responsibility to protect it. And yet, our river protection is severely lacking. It’s like we have inherited a priceless jewel and are neglecting to insure it. ... ature.html

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