Posted on December 31, 2012

The Land

6 BC Forest Update
Jim Cooperman on the need for carbon management and tenure reform

24 BC Government at War with Wolves
Ian McAllister says 2012 continued a government-supported assault on BC’s wolves

Water & Fish

8 Fracking Farce 2012
Joyce Nelson summarizes the on-going developments around fracking from NAFTA loopholes to water abuse in BC

14 Canada’s Water Delusion
Nancy Goucher from FLOW counts water mismanagement in this country by the numbers

17 Opposing Salmon Feedlots
Alexandra Morton updates us on this long struggle

18 The State of BC’s Salmon
These are strange and precarious times for wild salmon, report biologists Aaron Hill and Stan Proboszcz

Energy & Climate

12 The Billion Tonne Carbon Cliff
The most important number in human history is the annual measurement of carbon emissions says reporter Stephen Leahy

22 Germany’s Solar Success
How Germany is getting to 100% renewables

26 Raising the Gas Tax to Pay for Ferries

28 Nuclear Fuel Waste in Canada
Communities line up to be waste dumps

31 Turning up the Heat on Prostate Cancer
Can capsaicin kill prostate cancer cells?


5 Idle No More
The movement that melds environmental and First Nations treaty issues

20 Lessons from the South
Dawn Paley tells us local struggles are translating into policies with global resonance

32 Harper’s Rights Violations Checklist

News & Other

3, 7 News Briefs, 34 Pipelines Update

4 Letters

36 Wild Times
Joe Foy on Fish Lake stories

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