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NunatuKavut files application to amend Muskrat Falls injunction

HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, LABRADOR, September 22, 2017 – NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) President Todd Russell today issued the following statement: “Today, NCC filed an application in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador in Happy Valley-Goose Bay to vary an injunction filed by Nalcor on October 16, 2016 which, in our view, overly restricts individuals […]

by ahnationtalk on September 22, 201718 Views

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Adapting to Climate Change – Lexpert

Mining companies are starting to learn that climate change will undermine their own operations. Many are working now to save themselves from enormous future costs. COMPANIES WORLDWIDE ARE HAVING to change the way they do business in order to mitigate the effects of climate change on their operations. The mining industry in this country is […]

by ahnationtalk on September 22, 201714 Views

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Key Muskrat Falls commitment not being honoured – Nunatsiavut Government

September 18, 2017 Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe says he’s disappointed that a key commitment to help mitigate downstream methylmercury impacts from the Muskrat Falls project is not being honoured. “When we met with Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball last October we all agreed to resolve several key issues surrounding the pending flooding of the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 18, 201720 Views

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Atlantic Chiefs express frustration over lack of action in Potlotek First Nation (Updated)

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Chiefs in Atlantic Canada are expressing frustration and concern over Canada’s lack of action to address serious water conditions in Potlotek First Nation. It’s been one year since residents of the Cape Breton indigenous community raised serious concerns about the quality of their drinking water, and this week, the community has been […]

by pmnationtalk on September 15, 201716 Views

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Conservation officials answer Mi’kmaq calls for better moose-hunting patrols – CBC

Department of Environment patrols aim to ferret out moose poachers Sep 15, 2017 Conservation officials are doing extra patrols in Cape Breton in a bid to ferret out moose poachers. The non-native moose hunt doesn’t open in Nova Scotia until late September, but the Mi’kmaq have the right to hunt at any time. The extra […]

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 201715 Views

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BR First Nation Water Ban – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Sep 15, 2017  CHAPEL ISLAND, N.S. – Health Canada says a spike in minerals that is fouling the water at a Nova Scotia Indigenous reserve is related to seasonal factors, such as temperature changes. Spokeswoman Maryse Durette says there are no known health impacts tied to the reported levels of […]

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 201713 Views

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N.S. First Nation grappling with water crisis calls for federal action – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Sep 14, 2017  CHAPEL ISLAND, N.S. _ A Nova Scotia Indigenous community struggling with dark, foul-smelling tap water is calling on the federal government to fix a problem that has lingered for a decade. Potlotek First Nation residents have been told not to drink, bathe or wash clothes in the water, which has […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 201715 Views

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APC Media Release – Chiefs express frustration over lack of action in Potlotek First Nation Sept. 14

September 14, 2017 Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Chiefs in Atlantic Canada are expressing frustration and concern over Canada’s lack of action to address serious water conditions in Potlotek First Nation. It’s been one year since residents of the Cape Breton indigenous community raised serious concerns about the quality of their drinking water, and this week, the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 201714 Views

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NS Lobster Protests – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Sep 14, 2017 HALIFAX – There is growing tension between lobster fishermen in southwestern Nova Scotia over the Indigenous ceremonial and food fisheries. Bernie Berry, president of the Coldwater Lobster Association, says some Indigenous fishermen are taking unfair advantage of their right to continue fishing outside of the regular commercial […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 201716 Views

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First Nations chief hires European company to help tackle unsafe water – CTV

September 13, 2017 A First Nations chief in Cape Breton has taken matters into his own hands when it comes to his community’s bad drinking water and hired a foreign company to help solve the crisis. Chief Wilbert Marshall of Polotek First Nation has brought in Brewal Ireland Ltd. to help find a solution to […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 201714 Views

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