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  1. The View From Paris, Apr. 11, 2016

    Language English A video recording of the first in our PARIS NOW series, held Apr. 11, 2016 at the Halifax Central Library. Panelists, Apr. 11th: Catherine Abreu- Energy Campaign Coordinator, Ecology Action Centre Lil MacPherson- Owner, The Wooden Monkey ...

    2016-05-19 15:45

  2. From Pipes to Parks

    PLANifax video from Pipes to Parks Halifax is a wet city! And when all that rain, snow, slush, sleet, etc is done soaking through your clothes, it all ends up somewhere. PLANifax teams up with the Sierra Club Canada Foundation, Halifax Diverse, and Halifa ...

    2016-06-20 10:19

  3. Halifax Diverse Walks the Shearwater Flyer Trail

    Our first walk of the summer, we're going to be led by Kate Steele of the NS Bird Society on a birding walk for beginners. We will be meeting at 8:30 (exact location TBA), and our walk will last about 2h. Kate is highly experienced at leading walks f ...

    2014-08-27 13:41

  4. What the day meant to me...

    I remember the first time I talked to a fiery Mary Gorman on the phone, as a new staff person at the Atlantic Canada office, her impassioned narrative about the need to protect the Gulf of St. Lawrence from oil and gas development was inspirational.   It ...

    2015-12-29 13:14

  5. PEI Sierra Club to Celebrate 'International Leap Day' Feb 29

    PEI Sierra Club invites Islanders to sign the Leap Manifesto and mark their calendars for February 29, 2016 as “International Leap Day", a day of events to demand action on climate change.    At the UN Paris climate negotiations in December 2015, a t ...

    2016-03-30 09:24

  6. WHY PARKS MATTER- A SPEED-DATING STYLE LEARNING EVENT

    City parks matter for many reasons! Learn from a range of experts why parks are important to people and the environment. At this speed-dating style event, groups of attendees will be rotated through to learn from a series of 8-minute "dates" wit ...

    2016-06-17 17:05

  7. Mines and Quarries

    Mines and quarries can impact the environment in a variety of ways such as water contamination, diverting water systems, air emissions, and destroying habitat for wildlife. The way to reduce these impacts is through careful consultation, land-use planning ...

    2016-08-28 20:15

  8. The Legacy of Fracking: From Earthquakes to Jessica Ernst

    Join award-winning journalist and author Andrew Nikiforuk for a public presentation, The Legacy of Fracking: From Earthquakes to Jessica Ernst  based on his recent book  Slick Water, a stunning examination of Big Oil and government abuse. Hydraulic fractu ...

    2016-09-30 11:55

  9. Atlantic Canada Programs Coordinator

    We are looking for an energetic and dedicated individual to coordinate programs and volunteers in the Atlantic Canada Chapter of Sierra Club Canada Foundation. This is a three month position with an option to renew, depending on performance and outcomes. ...

    2016-10-25 14:01

  10. In Defence of the Gulf of St. Lawrence- Open Letter to Federal and Provincial Ministers

    To the federal and provincial governments who have the jurisdiction over this issue, we submit this letter- signed by over 1400 people in under 72 hours.  It is time to stand up for the Gulf of St. Lawrence, the people who border it's waters, and the ...

    2017-01-13 11:26