TORONTO (CP) -- Many parks across Canada are threatened because current laws designed to protect them are mostly useless, a new study concludes.
EDMONTON (CP) -- Alberta's petroleum industry has reduced flaring of toxic oilfield gases by 50 per cent in the past year, says the province's oilpatch regulator.
OTTAWA (CP) -- The federal natural resources minister says the government should develop contingency plans in case the Kyoto protocol on reducing greenhouse gases goes up in smoke. Full story
EDMONTON (CP) -- Animal experts were jubilant Monday after tests showed that elk from 11 herds in Alberta have tested negative for chronic wasting disease.
Federal scientists began testing 12 elk from 12 game ranches last month when it was learned they had been exposed to an animal found infected with CWD.Full story
Colorado elk killed in campaign to stop wasting disease
Urban voyageurs snaked their way down the muddy Don River yesterday, both showcasing what the river was and raising awareness of what it could become.
EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) -- Infant Atlantic salmon are getting a head start thanks to some enthusiastic foster grandparents.