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Growth of Cities Endangers Global Environment, According to New Analysis

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ScienceDaily (Aug. 20, 2011)   The explosive growth of cities worldwide over the next two decades poses significant risks to people and the global environment, according to a meta-analysis Vancouver. PLT photo published August 19 in PLoS ONE. Details here.

Salmon Inquiry to Wade Into Contentious Issues of Fish Farms and Disease

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The Canadian Press - Au 20-'11 VANCOUVER - After months of hearings in relative obscurity, the public inquiry into the decline of sockeye along British Columbia's fabled Fraser River is finally bound to grab some headlines. Details here. Courtesy, National Geographic.