# Echoes of Walkerton in Environment Canada cuts

Prof. Thomas Duck writes:
The cost of the Walkerton tragedy was estimated at the commission to be between $64.5 million and$155 million. It remains to be seen what the cuts to Environment Canada will ultimately cost us — both financially and in human terms.
Read the full piece in the Toronto Star to appreciate the damage the Harper government is doing to the public by their attack on environmental science.

Echoes of Walkerton in Environment Canada cuts | Toronto Star