Time’s running out to show your support for the Peel!
An historic decision is about to be made about the future of Yukon’s world-famous
Peel Watershed. The Yukon Government is about to throw out six years of hard
work and compromise by a diverse range of stakeholders on the Peel Commission's
proposed management plan for the region, in favour of a proposal they developed
unilaterally which would allow roads and surface access throughout the region.
The battle for the protecting Peel Watershed has become as much an issue of
supporting democracy as it is one of protecting the landscape. Speak up now to
protect the Peel.
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The dollar cost to Manitobans of a deadly hog disease is being revealed. Yet key details regarding its magnitude remain secret. A Planet in Peril (PinP) exclusive.by Larry Powell Manitoba taxpayers have paid out well over 800 thousand dollars to help hog producers battle “Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea,...
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