NRDC Expert Blog

Climate and Caribou: Canadian Boreal Protection Helps Both

This post was written by Courtenay Lewis, Canada Project Consultant

Canada’s Boreal Clearcutting Is a Climate Threat

As a new NRDC report demonstrates, an intact boreal forest is vital to mitigating the worst effects of global climate change.

Keystone XL: Administration’s Flouting of Law Goes to Court

Today in federal district court in Great Falls, Montana, the next chapter in the battle over the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline is being written.

Indigenous Communities Lead Way to Boreal Forest Protection

This post was written by Jennifer Skene

Cancelled: TransCanada Pulls Energy East Tar Sands Pipeline

Days before Canada’s energy regulator was set to resume its review of TransCanada’s proposed Energy East tar sands pipeline, the company announced it was pulling the plug.

Forest Degradation: Canada’s Skeleton in the Closet

Read through the Government of Canada’s annual "State of Canada’s Forests” report, or materials prepared by the country’s logging industry, and you’ll notice