April 1999

Vanishing Halo

April 30, 1999


Vanishing Halo: Saving the Boreal Forest (David Suzuki Foundation/Greystone, the Mountaineers, 1999) Encircling the northern hemisphere like a giant green halo, the boreal forest plays a crucial role in protecting us from global warming. Its peat bogs absorb carbon dioxide and purify the air we breathe. But the forest is disappearing. Veteran journalist and author […]