Boreal Forests in Crisis
Publisher: Connexions Information Sharing Services, Toronto, Canada
Date Written: 01/02/1992
Year Published: 1992 First Published: 1991
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX4349
Canada's assault on the Boreal forest rivals Brazil's exploitation of the Amazon. In both countries governments and multinational corporations are scheming to clear-cut forests for short-term profit. They treat rivers as sewers, poison the fish and drive aboriginal peoples from their ancestral lands.