Search

Primary tabs

Search results

  1. Environment Canada Denied 22% of Requests for Scientist Interviews in 2013

    ... 8, 2014 In a letter to employees, Environment Canada acknowledged that it had denied 22 percent of news media requests for ... scientists are being muzzled. "Environment Canada Denied 22 Per Cent of Interview Requests with Scientists in 2013," ...

    cmacdonald - 01/22/2014 - 20:41

  2. Canada, Not Content To Gag Its Own Scientists, Urges US To Do Same

    ... of Delaware, who has taken issue with the wording that Canada’s Fisheries and Oceans department has proposed for the Canada-U.S. project. It’s an affront to academic freedom and a 'potential ...

    cmacdonald - 03/25/2013 - 10:55

  3. Canadian Info Watchdog Probes Harper Govt's Muzzling of Scientists

    May 22, 2013 Canada's Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault will be investigating the ... change is occurring. SEJ has twice urged Environment Canada to end such media policies — but has received no answer, not even a ... of receipt. The Information Commissioner of Canada is the functional equivalent of an independent ombudsman, reporting ...

    cmacdonald - 06/05/2013 - 20:05

  4. Report: Canada Has Hot Geothermal Prospects

    September 28, 2011 Canada is awash in geothermal energy potential, according to a report by the Geological Survey of Canada. The best prospects are in British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, and the ... the country. Geothermal Energy Resource Potential of Canada, 2011 (see maps on pages IX, 131-133, and 216-219 for a quick ...

    cmacdonald - 09/29/2011 - 23:22

  5. Table of Contents: SEJournal Spring 2014

    ... Scientists and Willful Blindness in Stephen Harper’s Canada" By Chris Turner Greystone Books, $19.95 (paperback) Reviewer: ...

    admin - 04/16/2014 - 19:49

  6. Canada Quashing Climate Science: Critics

    ... 6, 2010 The Conservative Harper government in Canada has issued new rules governing whether federal scientists can talk to ... News got the press policy documents through a request under Canada's access-to-information law. The Society of Environmental ...

    cmacdonald - 10/07/2010 - 08:05

  7. Where's Canada's Energy Policy?

    ... In July 2006, Prime Minister Stephen Harper began touting Canada as an emerging "energy superpower." In June 2007, he  refined this ... increasing skepticism and criticism inside and outside of Canada. The Harper administration aggressively supports Canadian energy ...

    admin - 12/19/2008 - 10:27

  8. Environment Canada Gags Scientists At Conference

    ... government last year warned scientists at Environment Canada (EC) not to speak to the media without permission from the department's ... Water Quality Research, which was cosponsored by Environment Canada and held at the Canadian Centre for Inland Waters in Burlington, ...

    admin - 03/16/2009 - 16:34

  9. SEJ Voices Concern Over Muzzling of Environment Canada Scientists

    ... Society of Environmental Journalists has asked Environment Canada for its written policies on staff communication with news media - ... political line. "We recently learned of an Environment Canada policy change limiting its scientists' liberty to answer media questions ...

    admin - 01/13/2009 - 12:08

  10. Now Environment Canada Muzzles Scientists, Too: Report

    February 13, 2008 "Environment Canada has 'muzzled' its scientists around the country, ordering them to refer ...   Journalism & Media , Canada , WatchDog TipSheet ...

    admin - 01/09/2009 - 14:57

Pages