Summer 2024 Preview

Publishing on June 7, 2024

Dammed if You Do…

While hydro power may be cleaner than energy from fossil fuels, dams can exact a high cost on wildlife and river ecosystems. A series of hydro projects in northern Ontario show how we can minimize the damage.

By Ian Coutts

The Return of the Not-so-common Tern

Once widespread, these graceful waterbirds have been declining in numbers, but an effort to revive a colony of common terns in Presqu’ile Provincial Park is encouraging.

By Jade Prévost-Manuel

Harvesting Carbon Credits

Several forest managers are forgoing logging in favour of selling carbon offsets to polluters. Could the carbon economy help conserve Ontario’s forests or does it just defer future harvests?

By Conor Mihell

Last Word

Gaia speaks.

By Suzanne Kingsmill

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Ruffed grouse, snow and pine bough


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