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  1. Blue whale receives honourable mention as Atlantic chiefs call for moratorium

    Zack Metcalfe Sierra Club Atlantic July 17, 2014 "The Atlantic Salmon and the blue whales are both very precious creatures to our nations," said Chief Claude Jeannotte of Gespeg, Quebec. He spoke in Halifax on behalf of these two struggling spec ...

    2014-07-18 18:00

  2. Intersection redesign is an example of Urban Forestry Master Plan in action

    David Foster's blog A long awaited roundabout is going to mean the end of some long standing trees on the Halifax Common. Work is beginning this week on the conversion of the North Park and Cunard Street intersection into a roundabout and will causes ...

    2016-03-29 15:06

  3. Community gardens now able to sell produce- green thumbs rejoice

    Zack Metcalfe's blog One small step for community gardens, one giant leap for Halifax at large. There are 11 community gardens in the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM), public spaces in which people can grow their own food, to lower the grocery bil ...

    2014-07-24 13:54

  4. Low calving rates among blue whales cause for concern

    The old get older and the young are never born Zack Metcalfe Sierra Club Atlantic July 27, 2014 Each blue whale has a unique pattern of spots of its back, like a fingerprint or a nametag. These spots allow researchers to identify each whale as either a ne ...

    2014-07-27 17:22

  5. Halifax Goes Wild Photo Contest Terms and Conditions

    David Foster's blog Definitions “Contest album” refers to the album hosted on Facebook which features all accepted submitted images by contest participants “Contest promoter” refers to Halifax Diverse, a program of the Sierra Club Canada Foundation A ...

    2016-03-29 15:00

  6. What I Would Have Said

    Zack Metcalfe's blog It's been a few nights since Nova Scotia's independent fracking review passed through Halifax, addressing a frustrated and distrusting crowd of concerned citizens. These brave PhDs stood before hundreds of people and pr ...

    2014-07-29 12:02

  7. Submit an image to Halifax Goes Wild through Twitter

    David Foster's blog Send us a tweet with the following text:   My @HfxDiverse #HalifaxGoesWild photo entry:   Then attach your photo and tell us your name, the name of the photo (if you wish) and when/where the photo was taken. We'll contact you ...

    2016-03-29 14:59

  8. Halifax Goes Wild Photo Contest

    David Foster's blog Give us your best shot for the Halifax Goes Wild photo contest! Show off your photo skills and the city’s green spaces in our photo contest, with prizes provided by Atlantic Photo Supply. Here's the answers to all your questi ...

    2016-03-29 14:59

  9. Discover McNabs Island with Waterfront Development

    David Foster's blog Discover McNabs like never before, with Waterfront Development and Halifax Diverse This unique, one time event offers you the opportunity to visit McNabs Island, receive two 1-hour guided walks by expert historians and naturalists ...

    2016-03-29 14:54

  10. Electric vehicles offer lane change to Nova Scotia

    See an electric vehicle next to you on the road and you might not distinguish it from any other gas guzzler confronting rush hour traffic. But drive one yourself...and you won't soon shake the experience. Electric vehicles (EVs) are powered entirely ...

    2015-09-30 15:44