ACTIVlist Update - June 6, 2019

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Win! 50 Million Tree Program saved
Yesterday, the federal government announced it will spend up $15 million over four years to rescue the 50 Million Tree Program which was cut by the Doug Ford government in its last budget. Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna made the announcement in Ottawa.

Toxic tailings do not belong in the Athabasca River
Releasing more polluted mine tailings into the Athabasca River may soon become a lot... easier for oil sands companies. According to The Globe, the federal and Alberta governments are working with companies on new regulations to authorize the discharge of treated effluent.

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