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  1. Groupe Atlantique

    English Le Groupe Atlantique du Sierra Club est une organisation locale vivante qui habilite les gens à protéger, restaurer et jouir dans une planète saine. Ensemble on est crédible, notre voie est influente, et nous travaillions pour improuver la santé h ...

    2017-07-30 11:19

  2. #DitchTheLawn

    David Foster's blog Why do the vast majority of houses have a lawn in the front and backyard? Sure, they're nice to walk on but who doesn't  bemoan the weekly ritual of mowing and other care required to keep that lawn green? On top of the w ...

    2017-09-25 08:57

  3. #DitchTheLawn Event with Halifax Diverse on Sept. 30

    Come out to the #DitchTheLawn event on September 30th at Dalhousie University, Halifax and learn more about our green spaces.  For details, please see the poster below:  Atlantic Chapter ...

    2017-09-28 20:04

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Halifax Diverse

    Halifax Diverse creates opportunities for the public to learn about, engage with, and contribute to urban green spaces in the Halifax Regional Municipality. See our blog (found here) for information on upcoming events, past events, and occasionally, infor ...

    2017-11-23 17:00

  8. Blue Whale Project

    The Blue Whale Project is a program of Sierra Club of Canada Foundation that seeks to be the proactive voice of the endangered Blue Whales in Atlantic Canada. The Blue Whale Project recognizes the Gulf of St Lawrence as critical habitat for this species a ...

    2017-11-23 17:00

  9. Roadkill deaths driving some species to the edge

    'We can't just keep hitting them on the road and think it's not a problem,' says wildlife advocate David Burke cbc.ca October 7, 2017 About 200 animals a year are brought to the Cobequid Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre for treatment aft ...

    2017-11-28 08:14

  10. 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