What amount of nature should nations ...

What amount of nature should nations preserve?

There are 2 comments on the The Globe and Mail story from Nov 24, 2008, titled What amount of nature should nations preserve?. In it, The Globe and Mail reports that:

When it comes to setting aside land for parks and nature reserves, the big question is how much is enough? For years, countries have been urged to earmark about 10 per cent to 12 per cent of their land in ...

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The Big Wild

Aldergrove, Canada

#1 Nov 24, 2008
The Globe and Mail's coverage of 50% target for conservation of the boreal is right where the Big Wild is located. come jon the movement to protect at least half of Canada's wild spaces.

pardoned by Bush

Toronto, Canada

#2 Nov 24, 2008
On the latest pardon list were:

-Leslie Owen Collier of Charleston, Mo., who pleaded guilty in 1995 to unlawfully killing three bald eagles in southeast Missouri.

He improperly used pesticide in hamburger meat to kill coyotes,

but ended up killing many other animals, including the bald eagles.

Collier, who was convicted for unauthorized use of a pesticide and violating the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, was sentenced Feb. 2, 1996 in the Eastern District of Missouri.


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