Planet in Peril (PinP) "Where science gets respect." Massive deforestation in Indonesia, to make way for another palm oil plantation.Photograph: Ulet Ifansasti/Greenpeace
Sunday, 15 January 2017
Mercury-tainted soil found upstream from Grassy Narrows First Nation
Reporters with the Toronton Star and volunteers from Earthroots took soil samples from behind an old paper mill, 100 kilometres upstream from Grassy Narrows, which revealed significantly elevated levels of mercury. Story here.