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Freedom and Climate Change: A Numbers Game

“Freedom’s just another word for nothin’ left to lose And nothin’ ain’t worth nothin’ but it’s free” —Kris Kristofferson, Me and Bobby McGee Despite the overwhelming scientific evidence and the daily news reports of one climate disaster after another, many … Continue reading

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Struggling to Protect Fisheries

[Note: The following was first published in the May 2015 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2015 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. As I stepped out of the drift boat into the cool waters of Vancouver Island’s Elk River, my eyes … Continue reading

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The Demise of Woodland Caribou in Alberta

[Note: The following was first published in the November 2013 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2013 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. Third Place, Magazine Feature Article (Other) Outdoor Writers of Canada 2014 National Communications Awards [Preamble: On August 6, 2013, … Continue reading

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The Year that Was

In my February column for the Alberta Outdoorsmen, I discussed how 2007 may well be remembered as a pivotal year as far as environmental issues are concerned. Specifically, it will be remembered as the year when governments finally recognized climate … Continue reading

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