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Pollution and Climate Change
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.
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How Our Ecological Footprint Impacts On the Oceans
2008, production : Counting On Us
Sarika Cullis Suzuki and William Rees talk about the oceans...
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Did you know?
In 2000, in Walkerton, Ontario, seven people died and 2,500 became ill due to waterborne pathogens that originated from a contaminated well and entered their drinking water.

Environment Canada. "Threats to sources of drinking water and aquatic system heath in Canada." National Water Research Institute Scientific Assessment Report Series No. 1., Minister of Public Works and Government Services, Canada, 2001. Burlington, Ontario.