Digital Archives | Jun 3, 1985 | 14:52

Tornado hits Barrie, Ont. in 1985

From Friday's terror in the darkness to Sunday's prayers in church, 48 hours of aftermath.

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Digital Archives Earth Day comes to Canada Apr 22, 1970 | 5:09An ecologist urges Canadians to participate in a growing phenomenon.
Digital Archives - Elizabeth May: no spray, no wayFeb 21, 1978 | 13:21Digital Archives Elizabeth May: no spray, no way Video
Digital Archives Elizabeth May: no spray, no way Feb 21, 1978 | 13:21At 23 years old, the future Green Party leader campaigns against pesticide use on Nova Scotia's forests. Film excerpts from Kingsley Brown and Nova Scotia Forest Industries.
Digital Archives - Grey Owl: Saskatchewan trapper, conservationist, author, fraudDec 11, 1972 | 10:27Digital Archives Grey Owl: Saskatchewan trapper, conservationist, author, fraud Video
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Digital Archives Bob Hunter remembered Feb 2, 1971 | 4:23Outspoken eco-crusader challenged Canadians to defend the environment.
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Digital Archives Rachel Carson: scientist, sentimentalist, icon Jan 14, 2007 | 29:24Looking back at a small woman with a powerful voice that changed the world.
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Digital Archives Scientists explore cleaner oilsands extraction methods Feb 17, 1975 | 4:48In 1975, researchers at the University of Calgary attempt to develop a way to burn the oil out of the ground.
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Digital Archives - Endangered species: Skinks are sexy tooJun 23, 1989 | 6:32Digital Archives Endangered species: Skinks are sexy too Video
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Digital Archives - Lovat Dickson, Grey Owl's confidante, speaksSep 24, 1971 | 10:57Digital Archives Lovat Dickson, Grey Owl's confidante, speaks Audio
Digital Archives Lovat Dickson, Grey Owl's confidante, speaks Sep 24, 1971 | 10:57Lovat Dickson, Grey Owl's editor and friend, speaks about his relationship with the controversial conservationist.
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