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  1. About The Atlantic Chapter

    Sierra Club Atlantic is a vibrant grassroots organization that empowers people to protect, restore, and enjoy a healthy safe planet. We are your chapter of Canada’s only national grassroots environmental organization, working to bring your community’s con ...

    2017-01-05 11:00

  2. 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

  3. To the Ends of the Earth

    WEDNESDAY, March 1 7:00- 9:30 pm NS MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, 1747 Summer St., Halifax, NS $10 Regular // $5 Youth/Unwaged Get your TICKETS early on  EVENTBRITE  or pay at the door! Limited seating.  Sierra Club Canada Foundation- Atlantic is proud to sp ...

    2017-02-26 21:14

  4. Executive Committee- Atlantic

    Wanda Baxter – Program Sustainability Officer Wanda Baxter has a Master of Arts and a subsequent Master of Environmental Design and has worked in regional and open space planning, environmental impact assessment, program development, advocacy and environm ...

    2017-02-27 13:42

  5. COMMENTARY: My father taught me to love Mother Nature, inspired new Watch for Wildlife program

    Father's Day 2016 Wanda Baxter Local XPress June 19, 2016 My wish for Father’s Day is that more people start thinking about and acting like my dad does when it comes to wild animals hit by vehicles. Wildlife deserves our attentiveness while driving a ...

    2017-11-01 12:16

  6. Energy & Climate Change

    Working with local volunteers and organizations, Sierra Club Atlantic is pushing for just solutions to climate change from local, regional, and national perspective. Please join us for To the Ends of the Earth, film screening and panel discussion, this We ...

    2017-11-23 17:00

  7. Pesticides

    What are Pesticides? Pesticides (herbicides, vermicides, fungicides, and rodenticides)  are poisons designed to kill insects, plants, fungi, moulds and rodents.  Pesticides contain “active” ingredients (the chemicals intended to kill), and so-called “iner ...

    2017-11-23 17:00

  8. SOSS Coalition Calls for Immediate Arms-Length Regulation to Protect Environment

    December 14, 2010 Halifax, NS- A coalition of environmental, First Nations and inshore fisheries organizations is calling on the Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, and federal governments to act immediately on the Wells Inquiry recommendation that ar ...

    2017-12-14 16:17

  9. 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

  10. Halifax Diverse Naturalizes Your Yard

    David Foster's blog Do you know the impact that gardening with native plants can have on local wildlife? Bill Freedman does! As a professor of ecology and long-time practitioner of the principles of naturalization, he wants to spread the word about t ...

    2016-03-29 12:28