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The Government of Canada takes immediate action to protect endangered whales through the Oceans Protection Plan

From: Transport Canada June 22, 2018                Vancouver Canada has the longest coastline in the world, serving as home to rich biodiversity and precious ecosystems. The Government of Canada is building on its historic Oceans Protection Plan, and taking immediate action to preserve and restore marine ecosystems to help endangered whale populations recover. Today, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20189 Views

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Environmental Trust Fund invests $418,000 in Miramichi region projects

15 June 2018 MIRAMICHI (GNB) – The provincial government is providing $418,000 under the Environmental Trust Fund for thirteen projects in the Miramichi region in 2018-19. “The Environmental Trust Fund is a long-standing funding program that strategically invests in smaller, grassroots projects that have a big impact,” said Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. “Every […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 201816 Views

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Collaborative Project to Restore Atlantic Salmon Sees Signs of Success

From: Parks Canada Wild offspring from Fundy Salmon Recovery model begin spring migration June 12, 2018                 Fundy National Park, New Brunswick              Parks Canada Agency As a result of the Fundy Salmon Recovery (FSR) collaboration, wild-hatched inner Bay of Fundy Atlantic salmon are leaving their home rivers of Southern New Brunswick for the first time and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 201814 Views

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Parks Canada’s conservation and restoration projects protect nature and biodiversity

Report highlights Parks Canada’s efforts to maintain and restore ecological integrity June 8, 2018               Gatineau, Quebec           Parks Canada Agency Parks Canada’s Conservation and Restoration (CoRe) program plays an important role in supporting healthy ecosystems, protecting wildlife, and tackling climate change, and contributing to the recovery of species at risk. Science and Indigenous knowledge are the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 8, 201816 Views

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Anti-pipeline activists rally at 100s of MP offices in ‘day of action’ – APTN News

June 4, 2018 Anti-pipeline activists are planning to flood the offices of 100 MPs across Canada on Monday, calling on the federal government to rescind its “outrageous plan” to buy Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain project. “We can’t let our tax dollars go to a project that violates Indigenous rights and would threaten our shared climate,” […]

by ahnationtalk on June 4, 201812 Views

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Fifteen Mile Stream Gold Project — Public Comments Invited

From: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency June 1, 2018 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Fifteen Mile Stream Gold Project, located 95 kilometres northeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia. To help inform this decision, the Agency is seeking comments from […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 201822 Views

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Government of Canada makes a significant Coastal Restoration Fund investment in Canada’s Arctic through the Oceans Protection Plan

INUVIK, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The protection and restoration of the environment is a top priority of the Government of Canada, which is providing resources through the Oceans Protection Plan that will make our oceans and coasts safer, cleaner and healthier for the benefit of all Canadians and future generations. Mr. Michael McLeod, Member of Parliament for […]

by pmnationtalk on May 24, 201818 Views

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NS Government: Biodiversity Council Members Appointed

May 22, 2018 NOTE: Biographical information about the four council members follows this release. Four experts who will help craft new legislation and recommend new actions to promote biodiversity in Nova Scotia have been chosen for the new Biodiversity Council. Today, May 22, is the International Day for Biological Diversity. The members are: — Donna […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 201816 Views

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Fisheries Closed Whales – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire May 22, 2018 MONCTON, N.B. – Fishermen in certain parts of the Gulf of St. Lawrence have to get their gear out of the water today after endangered North Atlantic right whales were spotted in the area. Federal authorities are closing several fishing areas in the Gulf in an ongoing […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 201813 Views

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Government of Canada protecting Prince Edward Island coastal ecosystems through the Oceans Protection Plan

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada Hunter River, Prince Edward Island – The protection and restoration of the environment is a top priority of the Government of Canada, which is providing resources through the Oceans Protection Plan that will make our oceans and coasts safer, cleaner and healthier for the benefit of all Canadians and future […]

by ahnationtalk on May 21, 201816 Views

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