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First Nations take the reins in new ecosystem study – Dal News

November 20, 2018 Natural science research has long been led by academics, but a community-level approach is seeing Indigenous peoples and resource stakeholders who rely on their local aquatic species take increasingly more ownership over research design and results. This shift is seeing Canadian federal granting agencies putting emphasis on two-way communication and engagement that […]

by ahnationtalk on November 20, 201837 Views

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N.S. paper mill seeks public help, as actor Ellen Page sends critical tweets – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 16, 2018 PICTOU, N.S. _ A Nova Scotia pulp mill is asking for public support for more time to build an effluent pipeline to the ocean, even as one of province’s best-known Hollywood actors retweets comments critical of the plant. Kathy Clouthier, a spokeswoman for parent company Paper Excellence, says the Northern […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 201828 Views

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Parliamentary Secretary Sean Casey and New Brunswick’s Maliseet Nation Conservation Council launch the International Year of the Salmon in Eastern Canada

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada Saint John, New Brunswick — On behalf of the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Parliamentary Secretary and Member of Parliament for Charlottetown Sean Casey, today joined representatives of the Maliseet Nation Conservation Council with other agencies, organizations, Indigenous communities, and academics involved in the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 15, 201838 Views

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Media advisory: Parliamentary Secretary to Join Maliseet Nation Conservation Council to launch the International Year of the Salmon in Eastern Canada

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada Moncton, New Brunswick – On behalf of the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Parliamentary Secretary Sean Casey, will join the Maliseet Nation Conservation Council and other agencies, organizations, Indigenous communities, and academics involved in the conservation and research of wild Atlantic salmon to […]

by ahnationtalk on November 14, 201839 Views

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West Flemish Pass Exploration Drilling Project — Public Comments Invited

November 5, 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 West Flemish Pass Exploration Drilling Project, located 375 kilometres northeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, in the Atlantic Ocean. To help inform this decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the […]

by pmnationtalk on November 5, 201842 Views

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N.S. fishermen to block mill’s survey vessel from entering Northumberland Strait – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 5, 2018 PICTOU, N.S. _ A group of Northumberland Strait fishermen say they will block a survey boat hired by the Northern Pulp mill from entering the strait to do work on a proposed new route for an effluent pipe. Darryl Bowen, a fisherman from Caribou, N.S., says he will make sure […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 201843 Views

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Northern Pulp Protest – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Nov 5, 2018  PICTOU, N.S. – A group of Northumberland Strait fishermen say they will block a survey boat hired by the Northern Pulp mill from entering the strait to do work on a proposed new route for an effluent pipe. Darryl Bowen, a fisherman from Caribou, N.S., says he […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 201838 Views

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Cleanup continues after effluent pipe leak at Nova Scotia pulp mill:minister – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 1, 2018  By Keith Doucette THE CANADIAN PRESS HALIFAX _ A faulty pipe that caused an effluent leak at the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou County last month has been repaired, but the cleanup process will require more time, Nova Scotia’s environment minister said Thursday. Margaret Miller said she doesn’t know at […]

by ahnationtalk on November 2, 201830 Views

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NB Government – Environmental Trust Fund applications now being accepted

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The Department of Environment and Local Government is now accepting applications for funding under the Environmental Trust Fund. “The Environmental Trust Fund is a long-standing and successful program that encourages environmental initiatives that help build a better New Brunswick for today and for tomorrow,” said Environment and Local Government Minister Andrew Harvey. […]

by ahnationtalk on November 1, 201836 Views

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Newfoundland Orphan Basin Exploration Drilling Project — Public Comments Invited

October 29, 2018 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Newfoundland Orphan Basin Exploration Drilling Project, located 343 to 496 kilometres northeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, in the Atlantic Ocean. The Agency invites the public and Indigenous groups to comment on the potential […]

by pmnationtalk on October 29, 201830 Views

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