Canada, science, democracy

Two days ago, Inside Climate News reported on what is being dubbed the “war on science” of the current Canadian government. A video also came out that day on the same topic from a coalition uniting to Save the Experimental Lakes Area, a unique area set aside for whole-lake ecosystem experimentation. The video includes commentary from one of Canada’s most respected ecologists, David Schindler:

In this context, it was very interesting to hear from Rachel Forbes that the West Coast Environmental Law Center has just launched a set of videos in support of a project entitled, Living Democracy from the Ground Up. Here is the three part series of videos, plus a trailer, that they put together.