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Natural Allies with Daniel Macfarlane

30:28September 9, 2023

Water. Earth. Fire. Air. Everything in-between. Natural resources are as central to the history of Canada-US relations as the world’s longest land border or hockey rivalries. This week, Scotty and Chris welcome Daniel Macfarlane, associate professor of environment and sustainability at the University of Western Michigan, to discuss bilateral resource management, balancing politics and science, and the concept of natural security.

Purchase his book, “Natural Allies: Environment, Energy, and the History of Canada-US Relations”, here:

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