Tar sands

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Tar Sands Threaten World's Largest Boreal Forest | World Resources ... Outdoor, Canada, Trees, Acre, Rivers, Boreal Forest, Forest Fire, Mountain Range, River

According to data from [Global Forest Watch](http://www.globalforestwatch.org/), an online mapping platform that tracks tree cover loss and gain in near-real time, industrial development and forest fires in Canada’s tar sands region has cleared or degraded 775,500 hectares (almost two million acres) of boreal forest since the year 2000. That’s an area more than six times the size of New York City. If the tar sands extraction boom continues, as many predict, we can expect forest loss to…

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Diane Conrad
Please post & distribute. MNN. Nov. 3, 2016. Today, the Kanien’ke:haka are blocking the CP train tracks at 9 PM at Adirondack Junction, to stand with our Lakota relatives at Standing Roc… Las Vegas, Climate Change, Watersheds, Environmental Issues, The Pipeline, Atlantic Canada, Crude Oil, Keystone, Crude

Please post & distribute. MNN. Nov. 3, 2016. Today, the Kanien’ke:haka are blocking the CP train tracks at 9 PM at Adirondack Junction, to stand with our Lakota relatives at Standing Rock in North Dakota who continue to defend our Mother. The women have given consent to the rotiskarekethe to stand on the front lines

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Cathie Reid