pollution

Will the Sun Set on the Southern Resident Killer Whales?

A combination of food loss, activity disruption, pollution, and vessel noise is responsible for declining southern resident killer whales (SRKW) inhabiting the Pacific marginal sea bioregion containing the Strait of George, Strait of Juan de Fuca, and Puget Sound. But little, outside of endless debate and study, has been done to protect them. Whales in …

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Shifting Gears Towards an Electric Future

Photo by @evsales.uk on Instagram Like air pollution, climate change impacts vulnerable populations the most, including our children, seniors and communities already disadvantaged by pollution and poverty. As a paediatrician, I see first-hand the harm caused by our oil addiction. Children living in polluted areas experience higher rates of asthma and slowed lung development. This …

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