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Canada and BC's Coastal First Nations are working together to manage marine resources

Vancouver – Canada’s Federal Government and Coastal First Nations have agreed on a framework for working together in governing and managing fisheries resources along BC’s North and Central Coast. 221 more words

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Environmental benefits accrued by MGNREGA

A recent study in SPWD’s project location in south Rajasthan looks at the environmental benefits accrued by MGNREGA works. MGNREGA, one of the world’s largest acts for employment generation also facilitates generation of sustainable assets for the environment. 952 more words

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Canadian governments miss crucial deadline for caribou protection

Ottawa – Canadian provinces and territories failed to meet a key deadline for protecting threatened boreal caribou habitat.

The governments had five years to develop habitat protection plans under Canada’s… 318 more words

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How artificial intelligence could help predict major forest fires | Canadian Geographic

Last spring, Canadians watched, horrified, as residents of Fort McMurray, Alta. were forced to flee their community as a nearby forest fire exploded out of control. 53 more words

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Oil exploration blocked in Supreme Court ruling on Indigenous rights

Ottawa – The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled unanimously in favour of the Inuit hamlet of Clyde River in its case to stop oil exploration in the Canadian Arctic. 255 more words

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Bringing agriculture and nutrition together

The UN sustainable development goals launched in 2015 consists of seventeen objectives that aim to build a better planet – the goals are varied ranging from zero hunger to clean water and sanitation. 623 more words

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New Partnership Program to Benefit Farmers, Environment

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) partnered with the High Plains Underground Water Conservation District (HPWD) and six other underground water districts for the Regional Conservation Partnership Program, known as RCPP, to help farmers remotely monitor soil moisture. 629 more words

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