Science of Summer: Nature is not just dead animals and pollution
Ottawa Citizen

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By Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen, August 14, 2016

Last spring I helped some Grade 5 students in Burlington with an environmental studies project and was not surprised at all to find their questions on the gloomy side.

One girl wanted to know about the importance of conserving our scarce water resources. A boy asked me what the government is doing to protect endangered beavers.