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International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges. It supports scientific research, manages field projects all over the w...

News Releases

Only Seven Days Left to Save The Humber River Clean-Up: Founder Seeking Local Business Sponsors
2015-09-24
Founder seeking local business sponsors for Humber River clean-up
Toronto Council Moves to Protect City's Water from Pipeline Spills
2015-04-05
Municipal Action Committee, Toronto No Line 9 Network
Toronto City Council's motion asking for emergency shut-off values on either side of the City of Toronto's major watercourses reflects increased resident pressure on the city to defend us all against ...

Sources Select Resources

Borneo's Killer Dams
Mega-Dams in Sarawak Threaten Indigenous Tribes with Ethnocide
Stephenson, Amanda
Article
2014
Counterpunch
Sarawak, Malaysia, is home to thousands of endemic species, forty indigenous groups, and one of the largest transboundary rainforests remaining in the world. The state is also suffering from one of th...
Connexions Library: Oceans, Lakes, Rivers, Water Focus
Website
Connexions Information Sharing Services
Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on water, rivers, streams, wetlands, lakes, rivers, oceans, marine life.
Is Canada's government trying to kill off the wild salmon?
Matthews, Jeff
Article
2015
The Ecologist
Matthews discusses how the Canadian government's actions and legal changes threaten the wild salmon.
The Moonlit Stream
Farragher, Elaine
Article
1988
For relief from the stresses and strains of life, there is nothing like spending a few hours sitting beside a flowing river. A river, unlike a lake, moves. It is going somewhere. It's like life passin...
Source (river or stream)
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
The source or headwaters of a river or stream is the place from which the water in the river or stream originates.
Swimming in Shit
Against the Current
Sperber, Elliot
Article
2014
Counterpunch
Why is it the case that in a city that is almost entirely built on islands – a city literally surrounded by water – are there so few places to swim and cool off?
Toronto Council Moves to Protect City's Water from Pipeline Spills
Sources News Release
Article
2015
Municipal Action Committee, Toronto No Line 9 Network
Toronto City Council's motion asking for emergency shut-off values on either side of the City of Toronto's major watercourses reflects increased resident pressure on the city to defend us all against ...
Unimpeded Rivers Crucial as Climate Changes: New Study
Lavoie, Judith
Article
2016
DeSmogCANADA
Gravel-bed rivers and their floodplains are the lifeblood of ecosystems and need to be allowed to run and flood unimpeded if species are to be protected and communities are to cope with climate change...

Sources Bookshelf

Legacy
The Natural History of Ontario
Theberge, John B.
Book
1989
A comprehensive, extensively illustrated natural history of Ontario, covering bedrock, soils, birds, mammals, insects, wildflowers, forests, prehistoric life, and much more.

Media

Maritime Magazine
Waterways in Northeastern U.S. and Eastern and Central Canada.


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