Wild Bees Need Our Protection Now

Ecojustice | Posted 09.21.2015 | Canada Impact

Buzzing along, providing essential pollination services for both wild plants and cultivated crops, wild bees fulfill many important functions necessary to ensuring we have healthy ecosystems and flourishing agricultural economies. Unfortunately in recent years, we have seen a steep decline in the wild bee populations we depend on so much.

If We're Banning Things to Save Bees, Why Not Ban Cell Phones?

John Laforet | Posted 05.06.2015 | Canada Living
John Laforet

It seems, based on Ontario Environment and Climate Change Minister Glen Murray's actions, that the task of saving Ontario's honey bees is now an exercise in throwing out ideas without any concern for the impact it will have on saving the bees, or the broader consequences. Here's one he has not considered: ban cellphone use.

What's Eating The Wetlands?

CBC | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada Alberta

A University of Saskatchewan biologist says many wetlands across the Prairies are being contaminated by a relatively new pesticide that is threatenin...