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Our oceans are in trouble and Canada's government isn't doing anything to protect them

Canada's government isn't doing anything worth its weight in gold or green to protect our oceans.

When you consider that 40 per cent of Canada's jurisdictional area is ocean you would think that our government would be paying more attention. Climate change has hit home with Canadians, but the effects are not only on our land and air. Our oceans are affected too. And with big changes coming at us we need to take a more careful approach to how we manage our oceans.

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Our oceans are in trouble and Canada's government isn't doing anything to protect them

Canada's government isn't doing anything worth its weight in gold or green to protect our oceans.

When you consider that 40 per cent of Canada's jurisdictional area is ocean you would think that our government would be paying more attention. Climate change has hit home with Canadians, but the effects are not only on our land and air. Our oceans are affected too. And with big changes coming at us we need to take a more careful approach to how we manage our oceans.

  

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Sunday, March 1, 2015
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The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
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PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
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PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
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The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
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The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
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CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
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Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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