Water: 'The' key strategic resource

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall recently used the term "strategic resource" to describe the importance of his province's potash deposits. Other politicians in this country have also used the phrase to describe many of this nation's natural resources, including: oil sands; natural gas, including shale gas; uranium; and hydro electricity.

David McLaughlin
Published: Wednesday, 01/12/2011 12:00 am EST

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall recently used the term "strategic resource" to describe the importance of his province's potash deposits. Other politicians in this country have also used the phrase to describe many of this nation's natural resources, including: oil sands; natural gas, including shale gas; uranium; and hydro electricity.

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