The Boreal Forest: Our Secret Weapon to Fight Climate Change
The boreal forest has occasionally been dubbed “the ugly forest,” the cold, needle-leaved antithesis to the fervid exuberance of tropical rainforests. It has often been ignored, too. Today, however, this vast semi-circular fringe across the top of the globe is the subject of intense study as climate-change scientists parse its role in regulating the Earth’s atmosphere.
From Forest to Table
Lake Ontario once brimmed with Atlantic salmon, but the species could not stand up to the rapid development during the 19th century. Today — 118 years afterThe holiday season approaches. Are you planning a get-together? Try our exclusive nature-based recipes for drinks and snacks and host the ultimate Canadian seasonal celebration. the last recorded catch of a member of the original population — the salmon finally have a fighting chance.