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bees neonicotinoids A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Which path will we take to protect pollinators from our current agricultural practices?
winery eco-friendly travel voluntour A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
5 (planet-friendly) ways to see the world
offshore wind development A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
As rural Ontarians resist wind turbines, the provincial government needs to find a new way to harness wind power.
shoe recycling A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Learn how to recycle or donate your worn-out runners through these helpful organizations.
windmill education wind farms co-operatives A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Co-ops provide a new way to educate communities on the benefits of renewable energy.
crying baby polluted cord blood A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
A\J examined the new Environmental Defence report and looked into what we can do about it.
Alberta tar sands / oil sands overhead shot. Alternatives Journal.
Canada is going all-in on the tar sands, regardless of reputation, economics or the environment.
save energy A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Protect the environment and your wallet with these tips from the Eco-City Community Challenge.
Two endangered Lear's Macaws in flight. Andy & Gill Swash. A\J.
BirdLife International’s World Congress calls for action, inspiration and hope.
cycling bike activism A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
For the final week of bike month: positively promoting cycling.
City cycling how-to guide, gear up with A\J.
Participants in the Kitchener Bike2Work Challenge share some lessons learned so far.
Calgary flood 2013. A\J Alternatives Journal.ca
Reflections on carnage and leadership from Calgary’s Great Flood of 2013.
solar leaf A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
The world's first artificial leaf provides reliable solar energy production.
A ceramic bear feasting on mouldy jam cake. Klaus Pichler. A\J.
Get a sneak preview and the story behind the beautifully gross upcoming cover.
cycling commute A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
For week four of bike month: getting started as a bicycle commuter and promoting cycling at the office.
A new report argues that Canada won’t make progress on climate change until we learn to cooperate – and shares lessons from the EU, Australia and Germany on how to do just that.
cows free-range veganism A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
You read the argument for meat-eating in part one, so here's why you might consider going vegan.
Urban Ecologies conference logo. OCAD. Alternatives Journal. A\J
The Urban Ecologies conference calls for balancing human and environmental needs in our expanding cities.
Smoke rising from an oil refinery. Alternatives Journal. A\J.
If we want to slow the tar sands, we need to demand a price on carbon.
ParkBus unloading at Cyprus Lake Campground. Alternatives Journal. A\J.
A\J tests out ParkBus, the bus that takes you camping!