The username/email or password you entered is incorrect.
By ahnationtalk on May 22, 2018
By pmnationtalk on May 22, 2018
By ahnationtalk on May 21, 2018
You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.
Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.
Home » Newswire » Oilsands development changes entire forest community: study – CP
by ahnationtalk on May 9, 201828 Views
Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire
May 9, 2018
EDMONTON – New research suggests that even underground oilsands mines have profound effects on the forest community above them.
The paper, partly funded by an Alberta government agency, looked at the effects of forestry and in situ oilsands mines on 10 different mammals from moose to wolves to squirrels.
It found some species were winners and some were losers, but all were affected.
Lead author Jason Fisher, a wildlife scientist, says industry and government should consider the broad impact of industrial development instead of emphasizing a single species such as caribou.
He say scientists still don’t know that much about how plants and animals interact with each other in Canada’s northern forests.
(The Canadian Press)
INDEX: OIL&GAS FORESTRY ENVIRONMENT NATIONAL SCIENCE POLITICS
This article comes from NationTalk:
The permalink for this story is:
Comments are closed.