Atlantic NationTalk

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

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

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Environment


Wolastoqey Tribal Council Inc.: Emergency Management Review and Needs Assessment – Phase 1

WTCI’s Emergency Management goal, is to enhance member communities’ abilities to respond to emergency events and crisis response which impacts the health and infrastructure of individual communities. This includes but not limited to natural hazards, severe weather events, threat risk and vulnerability assessments as well as community risk assessments, psychosocial responsiveness and first responder training. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 25, 202119 Views

Read More

NL Government: Environmental Assessment Bulletin

Environment, Climate Change and Municipalities February 10, 2021 The Honourable Derek Bennett, Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Municipalities, has announced the following events relative to Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act. PROJECT REGISTERED: Nain Wind Power Micro-Grid                                                                  (Reg. 2118) Proponent: Nunatsiavut Government and Natural Forces Development Limited Partnership The […]

by ahnationtalk on February 11, 202120 Views

Read More

Nunatsiavut Government: Moose Aerial Survey in Hopedale

As a follow-up from the moose session held in November 2020, a survey crew from Happy Valley-Goose Bay will be in the Hopedale area from February 11-28, 2021. All crew members are from Happy Valley Goose Bay with the exception of 1 observer from Hopedale. This crew has been approved to conduct this survey, and […]

by ahnationtalk on February 11, 202122 Views

Read More

Beaver Dam Mine Project — Participant Funding Available

From: Impact Assessment Agency of Canada February 10, 2021 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada Funding provided by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is now available to help the public and Indigenous groups participate in the federal environmental assessment for the proposed Beaver Dam Mine Project, an open pit gold […]

by ahnationtalk on February 10, 202123 Views

Read More

Government of Canada Partnering with Lennox Island First Nation to Enhance Marine Safety in Prince Edward Island

From: Canadian Coast Guard January 29, 2021 Lennox Island, Prince Edward Island – Through the Oceans Protection Plan, the Government of Canada is working in partnership with Indigenous coastal communities to improve marine safety and responsible shipping to protect Canada’s marine environment. As part of this $1.5 billion plan, in 2017 the Canadian Coast Guard […]

by ahnationtalk on January 29, 202146 Views

Read More

The Future Code “Future Of Oceans” Showcases Canada’s Ocean Supercluster

January 28, 2021 View the Future of Oceans episode here The landmark television series called The Future Code has premiered its “Future of Oceans” episode in the US, UK in December and today in Canada. With an expected audience of millions worldwide, this marks the first The Future Code episode filmed in Canada, telling the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 29, 202136 Views

Read More

GNB: Progress report on provincial Climate Change Action Plan released

21 January 2021 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government today released its Climate Change Action Plan progress report. “I am pleased to release this report detailing all of the actions that have been taken since the release of the Climate Change Action Plan Transitioning to a Low Carbon Economy in 2016,” said Environment and Climate […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 202142 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Labrador’s Arctic char vulnerable to climate change, says new study – CBC

Southernmost fish might not be able to adapt to warming world Jan 18, 2021 A new study paints a troubling portrait of potential climate change impacts on Arctic char in Labrador, amid calls for more research to better understand what the future holds for the species that occupies a place of immense value in Canada’s North. The study, […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 202134 Views

Read More

APCFNC: Oceana Canada Urges Fisheries and Oceans Canada to Require Targets and Timelines for Fish Stocks Protection

On January 2nd, 2021, the Government of Canada proposed amendments to the Fishery Regulations in an effort to combat low fish stocks. In 2019 the federal government responded to Canada’s decades-long fishery crisis with amendments to the Fisheries Act that require rebuilding plans for depleted commercial fish stocks. The goal of fisheries management, as set […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 2021140 Views

Read More

MUN: ‘Vulnerable’ state: Study shows climate change affecting future health of Arctic fish

Researchers say they have evidence linking climate change to a decline in Arctic char, a cold-water fish found in many northern locations, including Labrador. Memorial and the Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI) played a major role in a paper published Jan. 11 in the prestigious journal Nature Climate Change. The scientists say rapid changes to the global ocean are having significant […]

by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202141 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More