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Natural Resources
This sub-section looks at management of forests, water and fossil fuels and exploitation of forests, mines and salmon. It also considers energy consumption.
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Filmed interviews (1:30)
The B.C. Forestry Industry and First Nations Communities
2008, production : Maureen Grant
Simon Jackson discusses the forestry industry on the British...
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Filmed interviews (8:29)
The Benefits and Downsides of Globalization
2008, production : Counting On Us
Sarika Cullis Suzuki and William Rees discuss various...
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Did you know?
In 1497, Newfoundland cod was so plentiful that sailors could scoop them up with buckets. By 1993, a ban was enacted that put 30,000 Newfoundlanders out of work. Since 1997, limited cod fishing was re-established off the south coast.