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Williams Partners Reports 2017 Financial Results

February 14, 2018 TULSA, Okla.-Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) today announced its financial results for the three and 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2017. Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Highlights 4Q 2017 Net Income (Loss) of ($342) Million – Impacted by $713 million of Non-Cash Charges Related to Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 Increased […]

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Teck Announces Dividend

Vancouver, B.C. – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) announced today that it will pay an eligible dividend of $0.05 per share on its outstanding Class A common shares and Class B subordinate voting shares on March 29, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2018. […]

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Agnico Eagle Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results – Record Annual Gold Output; Production Guidance Increased for 2018 and 2019; Reserves Increase Year-Over-Year

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2018 – Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) (“Agnico Eagle” or the “Company”) today reported quarterly net income of $35.1 million, or net income of $0.15 per share for the fourth quarter of 2017.  This result includes mark-to-market adjustments and derivative losses of $1.0 million ($0.01 per share), non-recurring losses of $6.8 million($0.03 per share) and non-cash foreign currency translation losses of $5.5 million ($0.02 per share).  Excluding […]

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Statement – First Nations Summit applauds announcement of new Indigenous Framework by Trudeau Government

February 14, 2018 Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – The First Nations Summit welcomes and applauds today’s announcement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to engage Indigenous peoples to develop a new federal Recognition and Implementation of Indigenous Rights Framework which will lead to legislation for the full and effective implementation of Indigenous rights before […]

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Appointments to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

February 14, 2018 – Ottawa In Canada, we know that diversity is a source of our strength. Whether it is in our communities and schools or our businesses and laboratories, we believe that diverse perspectives lead to greater knowledge, innovation and prosperity for all. This value is true in our governing bodies: the boards and councils […]

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Why we are fighting: AER president and CEO Jim Ellis

Calgary, Alberta (Feb 15, 2018)… It’s a disturbing picture: oil and gas companies incentivized to walk away from thousands of wells, leaving behind the mess; receivers of bankrupt companies selling off the good assets and casting aside the bad ones; Albertans and Canadians being forced to bear the multimillion dollar costs of cleaning it all […]

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Premier Wynne to Host Public Town Hall in Windsor

Ontario Seeking Input on Plan to Create More Fairness and Opportunity for Everyone February 15, 2018 9:00 A.M. Office of the Premier Premier Kathleen Wynne is inviting people to join her at an open public forum in Windsor to discuss how to create more fairness and opportunity in Southwestern Ontario in this period of rapid […]

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Statement from Premier Horgan on Canada’s recognition and implementation of rights framework

February 14, 2018 VICTORIA – Premier John Horgan has made the following statement about the federal government’s announcement that it will create a recognition and implementation of Indigenous rights framework in partnership with Indigenous Peoples: “I welcome today’s announcement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the federal government will create a new legislative and policy […]

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The Daily Thursday, February 15, 2018

Employment Insurance, December 2017 In December, 500,100 people received regular Employment Insurance (EI) benefits, down 1.1% from November. The number of EI recipients has been on a downward trend since October 2016. Continue reading  Wholesale Services Price Index, third quarter 2017 The Wholesale Services Price Index (WSPI) was down 0.9% in the third quarter, with […]

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In 1967, 10 Indigenous athletes ran the Pan Am Games torch 800 km to Winnipeg – Run As One

Credits: CBC Docs In 1967, 10 Indigenous men ran the Pan Am torch from Minneapolis to the opening ceremonies in Winnipeg. When they arrived, the torch was taken away and handed to a white athlete. This is their story. #CBCShortDocs In 1967, Winnipeg hosted the fifth Pan American Games. 10 young Indigenous athletes from First […]

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Government of Canada to create Recognition and Implementation of Rights Framework

Ottawa, Ontario February 14, 2018 For too long, Indigenous Peoples in Canada have had to prove their rights exist and fight to have them recognized and fully implemented. To truly renew the relationship between Canada and Indigenous Peoples, the Government of Canada must make the recognition and implementation of rights the basis for all relations […]

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Statement on the annual Women’s Memorial March for murdered and missing women and girls

Feb. 14, 2018 VANCOUVER – Premier John Horgan, MLA for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant Melanie Mark, and Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Scott Fraser have issued the following statement to acknowledge the annual Women’s Memorial March in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside: “On Feb. 14, thousands gather on the streets of the Downtown Eastside, on the unceded territories […]

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Grassy Mountain Coal Project – Public Comments Invited on Draft Joint Review Panel Agreement

From Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency February 14, 2018 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) invites the public to comment on the draft Joint Review Panel Agreement (draft Agreement) to establish a joint review panel with the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) for the environmental assessment of the proposed […]

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MMF hosts emergency meeting of Métis Fishers

February 14, 2018 Winnipeg, MB (Feb 13, 2018) – Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand brings together Métis fishers and other principals to find solutions and shape the future of the troubled fisheries industry. The MMF convened the emergency meeting after news that Métis fishers in Manitoba are awaiting hundreds of thousands of dollars in […]

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Opening Statement to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts of the Yukon Legislative Assembly – Climate Change in Yukon

Climate Change in Yukon (2017 December Report of the Auditor General of Canada to the Yukon Legislative Assembly) 14 February 2018 Michael Ferguson, Chartered Professional AccountantCPA, Chartered AccountantCA Fellow Chartered Professional AccountantFCPA, Fellow Chartered AccountantFCA (New Brunswick) Auditor General of Canada Mr. Chair, I am pleased to be in Whitehorse today to discuss our report […]

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Joint News Release – Meeting the special needs of aging and elderly federal offenders

February 14, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario – The Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC), and the Office of the Correctional Investigator (OCI) The Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) and the Office of the Correctional Investigator (OCI) are launching a joint investigation into the systemic discrimination of aging and elderly offenders (those 50 years of age and […]

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SFU attracts Indigenous faculty members

February 14, 2018 Meet four new Indigenous faculty members who joined SFU in 2017. Over the past several years, SFU has been recruiting Indigenous faculty who can help the university bring Indigenous perspectives to the classroom. Karrmen Crey, a member of the Stó:lo Nation, joined SFU’s School of Communication last fall. She holds BAs from […]

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ONWA Launches New Website In Solidarity With Community Driven Initiatives To End Violence

Thunder Bay, ON – on February 14, 2018, Indigenous people and allies from across the country will be gathering in solidarity with vigils that began over 20 years on Vancouver’s downtown East side to call attention to the ongoing violence experienced by Indigenous women, girls, and Two -Spirit people. Grassroots organizers are continuing to mobilize […]

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New Board Member Announced – Government of NS

February 14, 2018 Innovacorp announced an addition to its board of directors today, Feb. 14. Christopher Googoo, chief operating officer of Ulnooweg Development Group Inc., has been appointed to the board until September 2020. “I am excited to join Innovacorp and serve the province in this capacity,” said Mr. Googoo. “I look forward to working […]

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NAN welcomes Ontario’s Commitment to Health Transformation as Inquest Highlights Issues

THUNDER BAY, ON: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler welcomes investments in Indigenous health and wellness announced today by the Government of Ontario, while testimony from an inquest into the death of a First Nations women this week shows the need for a rapid transformation of the delivery of health care and health […]

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NWAC Calling for Real change to Justice System

February 13, 2018 OTTAWA, ON – The Native Women’s Association of Canada adds their voice calling for real change to the Canadian justice system.  NWAC has been struggling to find the words to make a statement.   Most importantly, our thoughts are with the Boushie family, the Red Pheasant Nation and the people of Saskatchewan during […]

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Statement from Premier Silver on the 45th anniversary of Together Today for our Children Tomorrow

February 14, 2018 Premier Sandy Silver released the following statement on the 45th anniversary of Together Today for our Children Tomorrow: “Forty-five years ago today, a courageous group of Yukon First Nation leaders travelled to Ottawa to present Together Today for Our Children Tomorrow to Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau. This influential document articulated a […]

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Former Senator Gordon Calder passes – MNO

February 14, 2018 “Life’s been good to me. The Lord blessed me with five girls and three boys who produced 14 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. We elders do our share to help the world.” Gordon Calder Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) citizen and former Senator with the MNO Sunset Country Métis Council Gord Calder, […]

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AIAI: Stanley Verdict of Not Guilty A Sla[ in the Face of Reconciliation

London, Ontario, Feb 13th, 2018 – All across Canada indigenous peoples have been angered, shocked, and saddened by the not guilty verdict in the Colten Boushie case. It is a stark reminder for many indigenous peoples that for them, there is no justice. It’s a reminder for all of us that discrimination is alive and […]

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Early Learning and Child Care Survey – Metis Nation BC Ministry of Education

February 13th, 2018 Early Learning and Child Care in British Columbia Does it Reflect You? We need you to participate in the early learning and child care research that is happening…here’s how. See here for details….. Métis Nation British Columbia is asking Métis families with children aged 0 to 8 years of age to participate […]

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New Report from Carleton University, BMO & The Beacon Agency Finds Female Entrepreneurs’ Innovations Under Recognized

The report finds innovation contributions from female entrepreneurs are under recognized as they often fall outside the technology sector Research was co-funded by BMO, the Government of Canada, Carleton University and The Beacon Agency TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2018 – Carleton University, BMO Financial Group and The Beacon Agency released a study today that finds women entrepreneurs are innovating every day […]

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Ontario Taking Action on Indigenous Health Care

Partnership Between Province and Indigenous Communities Key to Efforts February 14, 2018 11:00 A.M. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Ontario and Indigenous partners are working together to improve access to care and increase the involvement of Indigenous communities in developing and delivering their health services. This includes direct funding for communities to enhance access […]

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Joint Statement on the Stanley Trial Verdict – University of Alberta

From: Faculty of Native Studies, University of Alberta Department of Indigenous Studies, University of Saskatchewan Department of Native Studies, University of Manitoba February 11, 2018 Like most people, when we heard the not guilty verdict in the Stanley trial, we struggled and continue to struggle to understand how it could have been reached. However, though […]

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AFN Yukon Regional Chief Adamek Stands in Support of Colten Boushie and Family at “Justice for Colten” Gathering in Whitehorse, YK

AFN Yukon Regional Chief Adamek Stands in Support of Colten Boushie and Family at “Justice for Colten” Gathering in Whitehorse, YK WHITEHORSE, Feb. 13, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek stood in support of Colten Boushie and his family in their calls for justice for Colten, and for fundamental reforms to ensure justice and fairness […]

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Ontario Investing in Economic Development in Fort Albany First Nation

Province Supporting Indigenous Communities to Create New Businesses February 14, 2018 10:00 A.M. Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Ontario is supporting entrepreneurism in Fort Albany First Nation by funding a new and innovative economic development program. Developed by Fort Albany First Nation, the First Nation’s Individual Economic Development Program will provide young people and […]

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H2O Innovation’s 2018 Second Quarter Results – The Corporation is scaling up, showing growth in all business pillars

Key highlights Revenues reached $25.8 M for the second quarter of fiscal year 2018, representing a $5.9 M, or 29.4% growth, compared to the second quarter of the previous fiscal year; Recurring revenues from Specialty Products and Services (“SP&S”) and Operation & Maintenance (“O&M”) business pillars represent 74.5% of total revenues; Consolidated backlog, combining Water […]

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Teck Reports Unaudited Fourth Quarter Results for 2017

February 14, 2018 Vancouver, B.C. – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) reported adjusted profit attributable to shareholders of $700 million ($1.21 per share) in the fourth quarter compared with $930 million ($1.61 per share) a year ago. Annual adjusted profit attributable to shareholders for 2017 was $2.6 billion, or $4.45 per […]

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Gowest Gold Signs Concentrate Sale Agreement & Receives US$3 Million Pre-Payment

February 14, 2018, 7:30 am TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2018 — Gowest Gold Ltd. (“Gowest” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:GWA) is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to sell gold concentrate produced from its wholly-owned Bradshaw Gold Deposit (“Bradshaw,”), which is part of the Timmins gold camp, to Shandong Humon Smelting (“Humon”) of […]

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Fortis Inc. Announces Second Quarter Dividends – 2018

February 14, 2018 ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR – The Board of Directors of Fortis Inc. (“Fortis” or the “Corporation”) (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) has declared the following dividends: $0.3063 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series “F” of the Corporation, payable on June 1, 2018 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on May […]

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Tahoe To Develop Comprehensive Indigenous Peoples Policy In 2018

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – February 13, 2018 – Tahoe Resources Inc. (“Tahoe” or the “Company”) (TSX: THO, NYSE: TAHO) today announced its commitment to develop a comprehensive Indigenous Peoples Policy in 2018 that will formalize and further enhance the Company’s approach to engagement of indigenous people across its operations. This commitment follows Tahoe’s announcement last week of its […]

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Orbit Garant Drilling Reports Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Financial Results

– Company reports 57% year-over-year increase in second quarter revenue – Val-d’Or, Quebec, February 13, 2018 – Orbit Garant Drilling Inc. (TSX: OGD) (“Orbit Garant” or the “Company”) today announced its financial results for the three and six-month periods ended December 31, 2017. All dollar amounts are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated. Percentage calculations are […]

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Golden Predator Completes $8.38 Million Financing

Vancouver, BC, February 13, 2018: Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSX.V: GPY; OTCQX: NTGSF) (the “Company” or “Golden Predator”) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced overnight marketed offering, including a partial exercise of the underwriter’s over- allotment option (the “Offering”). A total of 9,212,378 flow-through units (the “Flow-Through Units ”) at […]

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Active Energy Group Plc: Grant of Options

February 14, 2018 Active Energy, the London quoted international biomass based renewable energy and forestry management business, announces the approval of the grant of options over a total of 50,500,000 ordinary shares of 1p each in the Group (“Ordinary Shares”) to certain of its Directors, and consultants representing 3.39% of AEG’s Ordinary Shares and total […]

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Stanley verdict reveals deep chasm in Canada’s Justice System – First Nations Summit

February 13, 2018 Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – The First Nations Summit is echoing the call for an examination and overhaul of Canada’s justice system, and, in particular, the jury selection process following the astonishing not-guilty verdict in the Gerald Stanley murder trial in Saskatchewan. Stanley was charged with second-degree murder in the […]

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AER: Notice of Application – Christina Lake Regional Project

Notice of Application OSCA Application No. 1907055 EPEA Application No. 011-00216466 MEG Energy Corporation Christina Lake Regional Project The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has received Oil Sands Conservation Act (OSCA) application 1907055 and Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) application 011-00216466. This notice sets out the deadline for filing statements of concern for one or both of the applications. […]

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Itinerary for Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Ottawa, Ontario – February 13, 2018 Itinerary for the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, for Wednesday, February 14, 2018: Ottawa, Ontario 10 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the national caucus meeting. 2 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend Question Period. 3:15 p.m. The Prime Minister will deliver a speech in the House of Commons on the recognition and implementation […]

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Throne speech outlines a clear path to make life more affordable – Government of BC

February 13, 2018 VICTORIA – Historic investments in housing and child care are at the heart of the speech from the throne, which focused on making life more affordable, creating more opportunity for people and a brighter future for British Columbia. “Making life more affordable for people is at the heart of this throne speech, […]

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The Daily Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Charitable donors, 2016 Total donations reported by Canadian tax filers fell to $8.9 billion in 2016, down 2.7% from 2015. Continue reading  Supply and disposition of refined petroleum products, November 2017 Refinery receipts of crude oil, production of refined petroleum products and domestic sales of refined petroleum products were up in November compared with the […]

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2018 Masters Indigenous Games Highlights Legacy of Toronto 2017 NAIG

2018 MASTERS INDIGENOUS GAMES HIGHLIGHTS LEGACY OF TORONTO 2017 NAIG Legacy of successful Toronto Games leads to the development of Masters Indigenous Games and a bid for 2020 NAIG Toronto, ON – February 14, 2018 – The Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (Toronto 2017 NAIG) may have come to a close last summer, but […]

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Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business announces Indspire President & CEO, Roberta Jamieson as recipient of the 2018 Indigenous Women in Leadership Award

Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business announces Indspire President & CEO, Roberta Jamieson as recipient of the 2018 Indigenous Women in Leadership Award Wednesday February 14, 2018, Toronto – On April 23, 2018, the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) will be presenting the 2018 Indigenous Women in Leadership Award to Indspire President & CEO, Roberta […]

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Emergency Assessment concludes that BC’s Interior Steelhead Trout at risk of extinction

VANCOUVER, Feb. 13, 2018 – Following a seldom-used fast-track process, the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) concluded today that two populations of sea-going Steelhead Trout breeding in the Thompson and Chilcotin river systems in British Columbia are at imminent risk of extinction. Both populations were assessed as Endangered and COSEWIC […]

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Honouring Spirit: Indigenous Student Awards – MNA

The Métis Nation of Alberta is excited to share details of the Honouring Spirit: Indigenous Student Awards. This unique award program provides the opportunity to celebrate the exceptional qualities of students who inspire their peers, teachers, education leaders, and community members while respecting the agency of other students to do the same in their own ways. […]

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Minister Morneau Sets Budget 2018 Date for February 27, 2018

From Department of Finance Canada February 13, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Finance Canada The Government of Canada is taking the next steps in transforming the economy so that it works for the middle class by ensuring everyone has the opportunity to succeed. Today, Minister Morneau announced in the House of Commons that […]

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What’s On at Trent University – Week of February 12

February 12, 2018 Every week new and exciting things are happening at Trent University. Come and be inspired through a range of events, public lectures, panel discussions and debates, all open to the community. Here’s what’s on at Trent University this month: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Mitsi (the words): North at Trent Lecture Series Time: […]

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Eco warming called pervasive threat to key cold water fish in northern Ontario – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 13, 2018 By Colin Perkel THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Gradual warming due to climate change posts the most pervasive threat to a vital economic and cultural resource in one of the world’s last intact ecosystems: the fish that live in the icy waters of northern Ontario, new conservation research suggests. In […]

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