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Bay du Nord Development Project — Participant Funding Available

October 3, 2018 – Ottawa – Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal environmental assessment for the proposed Bay du Nord Development Project, located 450 kilometres east of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, in the […]

by pmnationtalk on October 3, 201828 Views

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Minister O’Regan Announces Opening of Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency Office in St. John’s

September 28, 2018 — St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador The Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Veterans Affairs, on behalf of the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, announced today the official opening of the Newfoundland and Labrador Satellite Office of the Atlantic regional office of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) in St. […]

by pmnationtalk on September 28, 201818 Views

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Fisheries and Oceans Canada launches assessment to examine the risk of Piscine Reovirus transfer from farmed Atlantic salmon aquaculture

Ottawa, Ontario — The Government of Canada is committed to using sound, scientific advice to protect our aquatic ecosystems and to support sustainable fisheries and aquaculture. The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister for Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced today that Fisheries and Oceans Canada has launched a science review to assess risks associated with […]

by pmnationtalk on September 26, 201823 Views

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Muskrat Falls symposium to be held this weekend at Memorial University

Sept. 24 The public is welcome to attend a discussion of the problems associated with the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric dam, which are changing the social, cultural and environmental life in the province. At this symposium questions that you won’t hear at the public inquiry will be addressed such as: How can a $13 billion investment in energy security […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 201825 Views

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UNB to be research hub for RAVEN: Rural Action and Voices for the Environment

A new research project aiming to strengthen the voices of those living on Wabanaki territory has recently launched at the University of New Brunswick. Dr. Susan O’Donnell, researcher and adjunct professor with the department of sociology at UNB, has received $525,000 for her research project, Rural Action and Voices for the Environment (RAVEN). The RAVEN […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 201822 Views

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NL Government: George River Caribou Herd in Critical State as Unprecedented Population Decline Continues

Sep. 21, 2018 The 2018 census results for the George River Caribou Herd (GRCH) show further dramatic decline and put the size of the herd at 5,500 caribou – a 38 per cent decline since 2016 and a 99 per cent decline since 2001 that puts the herd at its greatest known risk for total […]

by pmnationtalk on September 24, 201823 Views

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Southeastern Newfoundland Offshore Exploration Drilling Project — Public Comments Invited

September 21, 2018 – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Southeastern Newfoundland Offshore Exploration Drilling Project, located southeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, in the Atlantic Ocean. To help inform this decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the public and Indigenous groups on the project and […]

by pmnationtalk on September 24, 201821 Views

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G7 environment meetings in Halifax focus on climate action, and the $26 trillion opportunity of clean growth and tackling air pollution

September 19, 2018 – Halifax, Nova Scotia Countries around the world are seeing the costs of climate change first hand – from dangerous wildfires and invasive species to extreme weather events like flooding, droughts and record-breaking heat waves. The increasing toll of climate change at home and around the world, and the need for ambitious […]

by pmnationtalk on September 20, 201823 Views

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Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Sep 19, 2018 By Michael Tutton THE CANADIAN PRESS HALIFAX _ Canada’s environment minister opened a meeting of her G7 counterparts with a call for action on climate change, even as prominent environmentalist David Suzuki reportedly called for her resignation over Ottawa’s support of fossil fuels. Catherine McKenna led off the three-day Halifax […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201827 Views

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Tensions Over Indigenous Land Use on Churchill River Highlighted at Muskrat Falls Inquiry – VOCM

Testimony surrounding Indigenous use of the land surrounding the Churchill River in Labrador took an unusual turn at the Muskrat Falls Inquiry yesterday. Indigenous groups were asked to outline their historic connections to the region. Innu Nation lawyer Senwung Luk told Commissioner Richard LeBlanc that the Innu do not recognize the NunatuKavut Community Council as […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201825 Views

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