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250-pound elephant seal strays onto Victoria, B.C. golf course

Animal Control Services was summoned to the Gorge Vale Golf Course in Victoria, B.C. on Sunday after a 250-pound elephant seal was found near the first hole at the golf course.

City of Toronto to adopt hybrid system for its municipal golf course operations

Toronto’s five city-operated golf courses will continue to operate under a hybrid system in which the city will be responsible for their ongoing maintenance and green fee rate approvals.

Gas-powered leaf blowers are a ‘vile invention,’ says University of Southern California professor

The leaf blower is a “vile invention” that serves as a “major setback to the progress of civilization,” a University of Southern California professor says.

Satellite imagery shows most Canadian cities have lost green space over the past 20 years

Kelowna, B.C., Milton, Ont. and Winnipeg were among those centres that realized the largest decrease in green space while Regina and Saskatoon were among the few that gained green space.
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