This large gravel mine, now supplying product for a major road upgrade, has turned this section of Manitoba's Birdtail River valley into a hive of activity. It has also brought noise, emissions and congestion to the surrounding area .
Sunday, 5 October 2014
Efforts Fail to Save Mersey Biodiversity Centre in Nova Scotia, Canada
The Queen's County Advance
Lake whitefish. Image via NYSDEC.
The holding ponds used to raise salmon were filled in with gravel by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans earlier this year. The fish hatchery cannot run without them. Story here.