Deluge underlines importance of final hearing for nuclear waste dump
It’s long past time that the government dealt with this environmental catastrophe in the making, a serious problem that will worsen the longer it's ignored.
The Ottawa River flows past Gatineau, Que. The decision whether or not to license a near-surface disposal facility upstream of Ottawa-Gatineau is an major test of Canada’s commitment to the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, writes Lynn Jones. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade