Invasive Species

Now THIS Is How You Fight Invasive Species

CBC | Posted 11.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. Ministry of Transportation has a new weapon in its fight against invasive plant species — goats. The province is piloting two ...

Bill C-38: The Law That Will Break Nature's Back?

David Suzuki | Posted 08.12.2012 | Canada Politics
David Suzuki

Canada's environmental laws are under attack by both the federal and Ontario governments. In Ottawa, the government introduced Bill C-38 to implement far-reaching measures announced in its budget. The 420-page Bill C-38 will gut a raft of federal laws passed over the years to ensure that our air, water, and most vulnerable wildlife populations are protected.

Not Enough Research On Invasive Species: Report

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada Politics

A newly published study says alien plants and animals are already invading Canada through doors opened by climate change, and research and policy lag ...

Rock Snot From Vancouver Island Congesting Rivers

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - It's nickname says it all.Rock snot is a type of slimy, yellow-brown, freshwater algae that, like a cold, has spread quickly from a small ...