Mobile Version

    You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    RSS Feeds

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Environment

EnvironmentText

Minister McKenna launches the Great Canadian Video Contest for World Environment Day

Two lucky winners will travel to Ottawa for World Environment Day April 22, 2017 – Gatineau, Quebec – Environment and Climate Change Canada Canada is excited and honoured to host World Environment Day, on June 5, 2017. This year’s theme is “connecting people to nature.” The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, invites Canadians […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 20172 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup challenges Canadians to set a new record for Canada’s 150th birthday

ACROSS CANADA, April 21, 2017 – Canada is turning 150 this year and to celebrate the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is challenging Canadians to mark Canada’s big birthday by cleaning their shorelines in record-breaking numbers. With Earth Day tomorrow, registration for the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is now open and is easier than ever, with […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 20177 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

NB Power exploring potential for second hydro station at Grand Falls

April 21, 2017 GRAND FALLS (GNB) – NB Power has begun environmental and geotechnical studies and site testing to explore the potential for generating more clean energy with a new 100-megawatt generating station in Grand Falls beside the existing station. “We are pleased that NB Power is exploring all potential clean energy options,” said Premier […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 20176 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

How extending personhood to Canada’s rivers could help reconciliation – CBA National Magazine

April 18, 2017 In March, governments in India and New Zealand independently extended personhood rights to rivers, making them the first jurisdictions in the world to do so. Is it possible that Canada could follow suit? Likely not in the foreseeable future. Not that it’s impossible. The Canada Business Corporations Act grants corporations the rights […]

by ahnationtalk on April 18, 20178 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Spring Bird/Egg Harvest Guidelines released for 2017 season!

 April 12,2017 NCC has released the Spring Bird/Egg Harvest and Conservation Guidelines for 2017. To download a PDF of the guidelines, click on the link below: NCC Spring Bird/Egg Harvest and Conservation Guidelines – 2017 NT5

by pmnationtalk on April 13, 201715 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

NB Power to hold dialogue sessions on energy future

April 12, 2017 FREDERICTON (GNB) – NB Power is inviting the public, First Nations and stakeholders to a series of community conversations to identify shared priorities about clean energy, affordability and customer options as the utility maps out its energy supply plan for the next 25 years. NB Power is seeking input for its Integrated […]

by pmnationtalk on April 13, 201713 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Indigenous leaders and allies unite in Antigonish to stop Alton Gas project

April 07, 2017 Groups call for public action to defend water, climate, and Indigenous rights Antigonish – On Wednesday, frontline water defenders shared stories of corporate trickery, modern impacts of colonization, and struggles to protect their communities from the expansion of a toxic industry. They were talking about the Alton Gas project. The speakers, including […]

by pmnationtalk on April 10, 201712 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

CNSC: Revised Notice of Public Hearing

April 05, 2017 The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) announces the location and a date change for Part 2 of the public hearing to consider an application from New Brunswick Power Corporation (NB Power) for a five- year renewal of its Nuclear Power Reactor Operating Licence for the Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station. In light […]

by pmnationtalk on April 5, 201713 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Everywhere and nowhere – Corporate Knights

April 5, 2017 As sesquicentennial events take place around the country in 2017, Canadians have been struggling with how best to approach this milestone. One major concern being raised is that the outpouring of patriotism and celebrations risks ignoring the ghosts of our past, papering over the problems of today and sidelining the narratives of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 5, 201710 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Watershed groups secure Atlantic Salmon Conservation funds – Peicanada.com

Three eastern PEI conservation groups recently received funding from the Atlantic Salmon Federation which will go a long way to reviving the salmon population in Island waterways. “It is a huge help,” Santina Beaton, coordinator of the Morell River Coop, said. “With a non for profit organization every bit of money just means you can […]

by ahnationtalk on April 5, 201712 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More