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Tar-sands development pushes Canada to poison wolves

http://grist.org/list/tar-sands-development-pushes-canada-to-poison-wolves/

Tar-sands development pushes Canada to poison wolves

In Canada, caribou herds are declining, in part, environmental groups say, because of tar-sands development. The Canadian government’s response? Kill the wolves. The country’s plan, which involves poison bait and Sarah Palin’s favorite sport — shooting wolves from planes — is meant “to balance what civilization has developed,” in the words of Peter Kent, Canada’s Minister of Environment. If human development is killing off caribou by destroying their habitat, the thinking goes, there need to be fewer … (by Grist.org)

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