Tag Archives: Environmental effects

Another messy commute ahead as flash freeze hits GTA News

By: Murissa Barrington Following a slew of weather-related collisions within the last 24 hours, Toronto Police are warning commuters to take extra precautions as conditions worsen. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the City of Toronto with temperatures dropping drastically from 2 degrees to -11 degrees by tonight, expected to cause a

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Montreal set to begin sewage dumping into the St. Lawrence News,Uncategorized


By: Charlotte Morritt-Jacobs Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre told a news conference on Tuesday that 24 dumping sites will begin to empty waste water into the St. Lawrence Wednesday morning at 12:01 a.m. On Monday, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna said Montreal’s city could proceed with the dump as long as it implemented several risk-mitigating measures to

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5 years after BP spill, economic and environmental impact lingers Sci/Tech

By Katherine George Five years after the largest marine oil spill in history leaked millions of litres of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, the environmental and economic impacts from the disaster continue to be felt. The explosion and collapse of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig on April 20, 2010 has cost BP, the London-based

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