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Science·What on Earth? – Mining Ontario’s Ring of Fire could help build green energy — but also damage vital peatlands – by Serena Renner (CBC News Science – March 18, 2022) Roughly 500 kilometres north of Thunder Bay, Ont., lies one of the most carbon-rich peatlands on the planet. This water-logged landscape of lakes, ponds and rivers carpeted in moss is known as the Hudson Bay Lowlands — or the “breathing lands” to nearby First Nations. But along with its status as an enormous stash …

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