The Amazon is burning. Satellites from the National Institute for Space Research recorded over 30, 000 fires in the rainforest in the month of August, and the fires show no sign of abating. It has been reported that fire activity in the rainforest has not been this severe since nearly a decade ago. The lungs Read More…
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Canada’s Fragmented Firefighting
Wildfires know no borders, but each Canadian province and territory has its own wildfire strategy. Paul Pryce calls for federal leadership.
Facing Down the Flames: Wildfires and the Canadian Army
In a continuing series on the security of Canada’s North, Paul Pryce discusses the Canadian military’s response to widespread wildfires.