Explore some of the major environmental issues that Canadian society must face. Witness the dangers threatening human health and the plants and animals around us. See the damage caused by pollution to forests, water and the climate. Find out what is being done to understand and protect nature. Examine the exploitation of the country's natural resources and energy consumption.
This sub-section examines the effects of air pollution on forests and of greenhouse gases on climate, the danger of insecticides for birds and human health, and the pollutants in our rivers.