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MacMillan Bloedel fights back against Greenpeace

Vancouver Island's Clayoquot Sound. Manitoba's boreal forests. The Central Avalon Peninsula of Newfoundland. These picturesque locales have served as the battlegrounds over the controversy of clearcutting — the logging practice that strips a forest bare by cutting every single tree down. On one side are the environmentalists. On the other, logging companies. In the middle are native people. The fate of Canada's old-growth forests and the forestry industry as a whole rests in the balance in the 'war of the woods.'

Logging company MacMillan Bloedel take out full-page ads aimed at Greenpeace.

Medium: Radio
Program: The World At Six
Broadcast Date: March 9, 1994 Guest(s): Scott Alexander, Karen Mahon Host: Bernie McNamee Reporter: Susan McNamee Duration: 2:12

Last updated: April 10, 2012

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