TITLE

Chapter Four: ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Redefining Canada: A Developing Identity, 1960-1984;2005, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the environmental issues in Canada beginning in the 1960s to early 1980s. A background information on the establishment of the Greenpeace Foundation is provided. Environment Canada, a government group headed by the minister of the environment, was also established at the time of the creation of the Greenpeace Foundation. Greenpeace and Environment Canada had similar general goals. The environmental threats posed by the oil industry and nuclear power plants in the country are discussed.
ACCESSION #
19409377

 

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