We Are All Species at Risk

July 2013
Canadian Dimension;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p11
The article provides the author's insight concerning Canada's policies on endangered and threatened species. She mentions that the government seems poised in paralyzing the Species at Risk Act (SARA), which was created to protect organisms judged by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. She also mentions the modifications to the Environmental Assessment Act.


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