Freshwater turtles have become less abundant in coastal areas of Greater Toronto that have significantly decreased wetlands.
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ROGERS CITY, Mich. (AP) — A memorial Mass has been held in northern Michigan for the last remaining survivor of a Lake Michigan shipwreck that killed 33 people in 1958.
Frank Mays was one of two people who survived the sinking of the Carl D. Bradley, a freighter that was on its way to Rogers City, Michigan, to pick up a load of stone before the shipping season ended.
Hanover’s Larry Milligan was first in line to have a fish weighed when the Georgian Shores Marina scale opened at 10 a.m., and officially kicked off the 33rd Annual Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular. Milligan’s salmon weighed in at just over 10 pounds. The Hanover fisherman earned a $25 gift card to the Boot and Blade […]
By Christina Larson, AP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) — Roughly a sixth of the planet’s land and freshwater area now lies within protected or conservation areas, according to a United Nations report released Wednesday.
Next comes the hard part. The world needs to ensure that those regions are actually effectively managed to stabilize the climate and to curb biodiversity loss while also increasing the total area of protected places, scientists say.
For those who foolishly believe the age of oil is over, consider what would be happening right now if Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer had succeeded in shutting down Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline on Wednesday, as she has been demanding. Half of the oil supplied to Ontario and Quebec, and half of the propane supplied to […]