Canadians knew of geoengineering scheme to put iron sulfate in Pacific .
As controversy mounts over the Guardian’s revelations that an American businessman conducted a massive ocean fertilisation test, dumping around 100 tonnes of iron sulphate off Canada’s coast, it has emerged the Canadian government may have known about the geoengineering scheme and not stopped it.
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BBC – Future – Science & Environment – How the world’s oceans could be running out of fish.
Entire species of marine life will never be seen in the Anthropocene (the Age of Man), let alone tasted, if we do not curb our insatiable voracity for fish. Last year, global fish consumption hit a record [...]
Australia acts to stop super-trawler .
[see post about NZ giving river corporate personhood - new environmental legislation is popping up down under....] The Australian government Tuesday announced plans to change its environmental protection laws to prevent a controversial super-trawler from fishing in its waters.
The 9,500-tonne FV Margiris, recently reflagged as the Abel Tasman, [...]
[28-Mar-12] Citizens Groups Nationwide Tell the Federal Government To Save Canada’s Environmental Laws.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO AND VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – On the eve of the federal budget, groups representing tens of thousands of Canadians are urging the federal government to stop its plan to weaken long-standing environmental laws that keep communities safe from toxic chemicals [...]