Big offset on the Prairie

Big offset on the Prairie

K+S Potash Canada just built Saskatchewan’s first greenfield potash mine in more than 40 years. To ensure no net loss of rare native habitat, it’s also financing the province’s first-ever grassland biodiversity offset A TWO-SQUARE KILOMETRE (200-hectare) mine site...
As the buzz fades

As the buzz fades

Something is killing off bees — in big numbers. Scientists aren’t sure what, but evidence points to a role for a new family of pesticides called “neonics.” Are they a smoking spray gun? FEW STORIES ABOUT HONEYBEES start in the well-worn cab of a beekeeper’s flatbed...