Expert talks about environmental demands facing Manitoba
BEST known for saving the Experimental Lake Area, the Winnipeg-based International Institute for Sustainable Development was also among the first think-tanks with a global reach to paint the economy green. We sat down with Henry David Venema, IISD’s chief scientist and vicepresident for business development, to talk about environmental challenges facing Manitoba. of the landscape. The really defining feature of Lake Winnipeg is its basin: The area is huge. The nutrient load comes from everywhere. It traverses four provinces and two states and little bits of two more states: North Dakota, Minnesota and small bits of South Dakota and Montana.