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  • Energy Use and Conservation

    The Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment -Programs & Services

    The Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment website  provides data on their policies in the  "programs & services" section. Climate change is a long term shift in weather patterns. Since the...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation
    Subject:Environmental Studies, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Air, Atmosphere and Climate

    The Scientific Guide to Global Warming Skepticism

    Scientific skepticism is healthy. In fact, science by its very nature is skeptical. Genuine skepticims means considering the full body of evidence before coming to a conclusion. However, when you take a close look at arguments...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate
    Subject:Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Food and Agriculture

    The Timing of Tapping for Maple Sap Collection

    This 8 page article summarizes research done in Vermont to help maple syrup producers answer an important question: What tapping of maple trees time frame results in the highest maple sap yield?

    Type:Research
    Topic:Biodiversity, Ecosystems, Food and Agriculture
    Subject:Science, Geography, Family/Consumer Studies, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    Toronto's Future Weather and Climate Driver Study vol 1

    Produced by the City of Toronto in collaboration with SENES Consultants Limited, this 2011 study looks at the impact of global and regional climate change on the city of Toronto. The source uses several climate models in to create...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Generation, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Science, Geography, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
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  • Solutions

    Tourism and Recreation In a Changing Climate (Ontario)

    Tourism and Recreation In a Changing Climate (Ontario) : A factsheet on the impacts of climate change on tourism and recreation in Ontario.

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Solutions
    Subject:Geography, Physical Education, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    Triple Bottom Line - The Economist

    A short article outlining the triple bottom line approach; taking into account people, profit and the planet.

    Type:Research
    Topic:Business and Economics, Solutions, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Economics, Business Education, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Recycling and Waste Management

    United Nations and Climate Change

    Link to the United Nations Convention on Climate Change website. which outlines the UN's current poisition on issues surrounding climate change. Webpage includes links to crucial UN documents such as: - The...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Recycling and Waste Management
    Subject:Geography, Social Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Taking Action

    United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

    This link connects to a PDF which outlines the findings of the United Nations 1992 Convention on Climate Change!

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Governance, Taking Action
    Subject:Science, Geography, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Social Justice

    United Nations Habitat: For a Better Urban Future

    UN HABITAT is part of the United Nations Human Settlement program which looks to promote environmental and social stability throughout urban areas. The site contains a plethora of current documents which proclaim the UN stance and...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Social Justice
    Subject:Science, Geography, History and Social Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Energy Use and Conservation

    Upstream Dialogue

    The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers provides this fact book. It contains basic industry information on the oil sands resource; where it is located in Alberta and how it is recovered. The booklet includes an overview of...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation
    Subject:Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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