Showing posts with label Resource exploitation. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Resource exploitation. Show all posts

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

"Limit to Growth" Was Right. New Research Shows We're Nearing Collapse


Four decades after the book was published, Limit to Growth’s forecasts have been vindicated by new Australian research. Expect the early stages of global collapse to start appearing soon. Story here.

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Mine Proposed in a Manitoba, Canada Park

Manitoba Wildlands
Moose in a SK park. PLT photo
PLT: I know at least one NDP "insider" who is dumbfounded because his party and other "progressives" like the Greens have so much in common, yet can't seem to get together in some sort of union. Perhaps this story will help explain why! Interestingly, a recent Manitoba Wildands poll shows 100% of those asked, want no mines at all in our provincial parks. So who does our provincial government represent? Rich mining interests or the people?

Diesel vehicles in oil sands operations contribute to regional pollution

EurekAlert Wildfires, cigarette smoking and vehicles all emit a potentially harmful compound called isocyanic acid. The substance has been l...