Scarcity

The Main Effects of Water Scarcity on Plants

It has been scientifically proven beyond doubt that water is one of the most important elements needed by plants to naturally germinate and grow. In case of scarcity, plant life is adversely affected-and there are always negative repercussions that end up affecting the entire ecological system. The effects of water Read more…

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Le Devoir – Giving A Voice To Rivers

Le Devoir October 3, 2003 Louis-Gilles Francœur To finally give a voice to rivers, Roy Dupuis sets up a Foundation that will give financial and technical support to citizens working to protect rivers. The energy debate, the small power stations promoters, the real estate developers on the shores, the various Read more…

By Kelly, ago
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The Gazette – Slowing Down The Dams

NEWS STORY Slowing down the dams Hydro-Québec faces a growing torrent of pressure to leave rivers in the province in their natural condition – without power dams Don MacDONALD The Gazette Saturday, November 01, 2003 The Rivers Foundation is led by Michel Gauthier and Alain Saladzius, on the bank of Read more…

By Kelly, ago
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Updates

March 2003 On May 24, 2001, the Quebec government authorized a program to build 36 small privately owned dams on twenty-four rivers in the province. Due to pressure from the people of Quebec, this number was reduced to 14 dams on twelve rivers on March 14, 2002. Then on November Read more…

By Kelly, ago

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