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This Feb. 17, 2017, photo shows a Navy P-3 Orion aircraft used for a NASA-led experiment called SnowEx, on an airfield at Peterson Air Force Base in...
Feb 21, 2017 | Add Comment

NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellites

NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellites

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Business | Feb 24, 2017

Alberta regulator sets heavy oil odour rules

Alberta energy regulator releases rules on heavy oil odours

Canada | Feb 23, 2017

Climate change doubles size of northern lakes

Climate change doubles size of northern lakes, pushes bison off habitat

Canada | Feb 23, 2017

Wildfire federation wants pasture action

Canadian Wildlife Federation wants Ottawa to protect prairie grasslands

Columns | Feb 16, 2017

Don’t put the fight against global warming on ice: Cohn

Is it time to admit the campaign for clean air is dead in the water? The answer goes beyond ideology to geography

OurWindsor.Ca | by Martin Regg Cohn
Environment | Feb 06, 2017
QEW toll lanes

Applications for QEW toll lane permits open

Applications and renewals for permits to use the High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes on the QEW can be submitted until Feb. 28.

Brampton Guardian
Ontario | Jan 27, 2017
Michelle Murphy, Matt Price, and Patrick Keilty

Researchers monitor U.S. government for scrubbing of climate change data

A University of Toronto project last month archived many EPA webpages, in anticipation of Donald Trump 'muzzling scientists’

OurWindsor.Ca | by Sammy Hudes
Jan 24, 2017

When it comes to the environment, what happens if Trump is wrong?

The American people voted and it’s their country, so we don't have any right to comment. But we do. We do have the right to...

Parry Sound North Star | Add Comment
Jan 19, 2017

Kingsville considering more frequent beach water testing

The Town of Kingsville has asked the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit to provide an extra day of beach water sampling in the...

OurWindsor.Ca | 1 Comment | by Tom Morrison
Jan 19, 2017

Critics of Nestlé say province's proposed fee hike for water taking not enough

Starting Aug. 1, Nestlé could be paying $500 more per million litres for the water it takes from its wells in Aberfoyle and...

Guelph Mercury | 2 Comments | by Jessica Lovell
Jan 12, 2017

Former executives in Ontario’s tire recycling program charged with alleged theft of ‘eco fees’

Perminder Kandola, the Ontario Tire Stewardship’s former CFO, is facing two charges for “failing to pay into the fund...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Moira Welsh
Dec 29, 2016

Artist uses 10,000 plastic bottles to make a point about pollution

Toronto-born photographer Benjamin Von Wong used 10,000 bottles in his ‘Mermaids Hate Plastic’ campaign to raise awareness...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Laura Beeston
Dec 29, 2016

Attic insulation should be the highest priority in a home retrofit

When it comes to improving your home's efficiency, you probably think of retrofitting the most visible places first. However,...

Metroland Media | Add Comment
Dec 19, 2016

Windsor Labour Council supportive of asbestos ban announcement

The president of the Windsor & District Labour Council, which has previously advocated for a full asbestos ban, says the plan...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Tom Morrison
Dec 12, 2016

ERCA looking at $90,900 increase to budget in 2017

The Essex Regional Conservation Authority's draft budget for 2017 has a $90,900 increase to its tax levy, which is down from...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Tom Morrison
Dec 09, 2016

National climate change strategy close, environment minister says

Ottawa and the provinces are on track to reach agreement on a national plan to battle climate change, federal Environment...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Bruce Campion-Smith
Dec 09, 2016

Global efforts to turn back climate change irreversible, Biden tells premiers

Global efforts to turn back climate change irreversible, said U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden, as he sought to reassure...

OurWindsor.Ca | 3 Comments | by Bruce Campion-Smith

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