60 | FON News
The passing of Bruce McBride.

60 | Queen’s Park/From Ottawa
FON requests ability for citizens to sue over Environmental Protection Act noncompliance.

62 | Around the Province
Highway planned through Holland Marsh wilderness area; Dundas/Ancaster students preserve Niagara Escarpment land; Lake Superior Park battle; Second Marsh battle.


4 | Toward an Environmental Ethic
By D.A. Chant

16 | Population: A Question of Balance
By Chris Taylor

24 | Population Primer
By David Barr

26 | Population: A Biological Approach
By Philip S. Corbet

31 | Resources: Will There be Enough?
By F. Kenneth Hare

36 | Thirty Million Canadians: Their Economic Impact
By Spencer Star

42 | Do People Count?
By Lorna R. Marsden

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