Canada’s Contribution to the Rise in Environmentalism By Isobel BarlowBusch
May 15, 1015
Environmentalism first caught the world’s attention when Silent Spring
was published in
1962. The global community woke up and realized that changes must be made to maintain the health of the planet we all live on. Each country has a role to play in preserving our planet, and cooperation is vital for success. Being the second largest country in the world and home to every ecosystem but tropical rainforest, one would think Canada would realize the importance of its cooperation in environmentalism. Sadly, Canada has failed to respond adequately to the rise in environmentalism since the 1960’s. T...