Publications

The Castle Crown Wilderness: A missing link

Publication Date: 
January 13, 2004
Located in southwestern Alberta on public land, directly north of the Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, the Castle Wilderness is an area of spectacular beauty, and outstanding ecological importance.

The Environmental Consequences of War

Publication Date: 
January 13, 2004
“The looting of Iraqi nuclear facilities in 2003, which occurred after U.S. led forces entered the country, has offered another blow to social and environmental security in the region. The most troubling of cases concerns the Tuwaitha nuclear plant, located 48 kilometres south of Baghdad, where an estimated two hundred blue plastic barrels containing uranium oxide were stolen. After dumping the radioactive contents and rinsing out the barrels in the rivers, poverty-stricken residents used the containers for storing basic amenities like water, cooking oil and tomatoes.

Sprawl Hurts Us All

Publication Date: 
January 13, 2004
Suburban sprawl development is hazardous to Ontario taxpayers’ pocket books and to the environment. Over the next 25 years in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) alone, costs will be over $70 billion, or more than $14,000 per person, if sprawling housing development continues.

Sacrifice Zones Are Not Acceptable

Publication Date: 
December 18, 2004
Incineration of toxic waste is an unacceptable solution. Response to the proposed Bennett incinerator, Belledune, New Brunswick.

NAFTA Effects on Water

Publication Date: 
February 9, 2001

Testing for NAFTA effects in the Great Lakes Basin

Presentation to Trade and Environment Consultations of Canadian Government

Publication Date: 
July 8, 1999
Examining Canada's Priority Interests at the WTO/FTAA Negotiations: Or, how NOT to promote environmental protection.

5 Reasons to Oppose the FTAA

Publication Date: 
April 9, 2001
From Swordfish to Services