environment


Canadian oil company has planted 11 million more trees than Trudeau government

Syncrude is one of the world's largest producers of synthetic crude oil from Canada's oil sands and is the largest single source producer of crude oil in Canada. This year alone the company has been able to cover around 400 hectares with over one million trees and shrubs.

Joe Vaughan

Trudeau said government would plant two billion trees—zero planted so far

Trudeau's plan to plant two billion trees over ten years was announced just under a year ago when the election campaign was in full swing. To this date, zero trees have been planted under this initiative.

Joe Vaughan

Companies could face $1 MILLION fine if they destroy habitat of newly-endangered bird

Federal designation of endangered species has previously caused conflicts with certain corporations. In 2015, including the incident with the Western Chorus Frog in Quebec.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

Alberta signs agreement with Ottawa cutting major environmental monitoring of oilsands

An agreement has just been reached between Alberta and the federal government that will result in a major decrease in environmental monitoring of the oilsands.

Sam Edwards

Environmentalist Montreal mayor forbids downtown traffic, then wonders why nobody is downtown

The mayor, who in the past has declared herself an environmentalist, has once again clogged up the streets and pushed people away. Could these new measures be a Trojan horse to push through those kind of policies?

Joe Vaughan

Worker deaths, government crackdown on dissidents, and criminal investigation surround Canadian mines in Latin America

In Putaendo, a city of Chile, hundreds of police and military personnel, reportedly “armed to the teeth,” flooded its streets to supervise extractive activity. Unlike other regions, Putaendo has no large-scale mines. It has, however, been eyed by a Canadian junior for preliminary exploration.

Samuel Helguero

Trudeau's former environment minister spent over $100,000 on Ubers, rideshares

McKenna's ministry spent a whopping $113,000 on taxis, with the ministry as a whole under Jonathan Wilkinson adding an extra $30,000 on taxis.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Disgraced Trudeau staffer returns to Ottawa to aid Trudeau on environmental policy

Gerald Butts has returned to Ottawa to help the Trudeau Liberals construct their environmental policies in post-pandemic Canada.

Nico Johnson

Forget everything you think you know about single-use plastic

If we really cared about the environment, and knew the actual facts about plastic bags, we would revert to their use on a continuing basis.

Barbara Kay

Trudeau says businesses who do not fight climate change will not get new support money

Trudeau said that oil and gas companies will be expected to put forward a frame that shows their commitments to reducing emissions and fighting climate change to be eligible for the LEEFF.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Trudeau’s environment minister blames climate change for low birth rate

Trudeau’s Environment Minister has said that climate change is to blame for Canada’s low birth rate, despite all evidence pointing to the contrary.

Nico Johnson

Trudeau government apologizes after hiding $183,000 in environmental contracts

The Trudeau government has been forced to apologize after attempting to to hide nearly $200,000 that they gave to an environmental group.

Nico Johnson

Quebec politician says that you should be able to commit suicide if you’re worried about climate change

The Quebec politician Luc Ferrandez has suggested that euthanasia should be extended to those who are worried about climate change.

Nico Johnson

Greta Thunberg heads home on catamaran after North American tour

Greta Thunberg has left North America and is traveling back to Europe on the Atlantic Ocean with the use of a catamaran.

Nico Johnson

Greta Thunberg continues chastising Canada, next stop Vancouver

Thunberg, a figurehead for climate change activists globally, has made waves since her initial splash in Sweden.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz