Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Top Water Specialist Ties Into Harper Government For Killing the Experimental Lakes Area (podcast)


CBC Radio - As It Happens
As we've discussed on the program this week, federal funding for the Experimental Lakes Area in northern Ontario will be cut off at the end of March. And scientists will not be allowed to conduct research at the facility this summer, even those with their own funding. David Schindler is the founding director of the world-renowned freshwater research facility. He is best-known for his research on phosphates, and on the environmental impact of the oilsands. Listen to the interview, here.

Backers of the Experimental Lakes Area Question Ottawa's Intentions


Winnipeg Free Press
Skeptics wonder about the sincerity of the federal government to get a new operator for ELA. Details here.