Problem

Insufficient environmental legislation


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Toothless environmental protection law
Flawed environmental safeguards
Incidence:

Much established law relating to land use practices applies only to owners and occupiers of the land.

Claim:

By 1996, the Canadian government had weakened its department of Environmental Affairs, was abandoning environmental science programmes and important environmental standards, such as those in the Fisheries Act.

 

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
21.12.2017 – 17:13 CET