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  1. Sierra Club Canada, SOSS Stand in Solidarity with Innu, Maliseet, and Mi’gmaq First Nations Calling for Protection of the Gulf of St. Lawrence

    July 16, 2014 The Sierra Club Canada Foundation and Save Our Seas and Shores Coalition (SOSS) are offering their support for the Innu, Maliseet, and Mi’gmaq First Nations of  Eastern Canada in their call for a moratorium on oil and gas exploration and dev ...

    2015-09-30 15:44

  2. Wild Child Forest School Announces Fall Programing to Get Kids Active Outside

    If you think today’s children’s are spending too much time indoors, you’re not alone.   In response to concerns that increasing numbers of today’s kids are more disconnected from the natural world than any previous generation, the launch of Halifax’s Wild ...

    2015-09-30 15:44

  3. Sierra Club, SOSS Disappointed as Corridor Granted Third Free License Extension in the Gulf of St. Lawrence

    Sierra Club Canada Foundation and the Save Our Seas and Shores (SOSS) Coalition are deeply disappointed that a third extension has been granted for Corridor Resources’ exploration lease in the Gulf of St. Lawrence by federal and provincial natural resourc ...

    2016-01-15 17:18

  4. Sierra Club, ECELAW to Intervene in Judicial Review of NAFTA Tribunal Decision on Digby Quarry

    The Federal Court of Canada has granted the Sierra Club of Canada Foundation and East Coast Environmental Law (ECELAW) standing to intervene in a key environmental case with international consequences. Ecojustice lawyers will be working on behalf of the i ...

    2016-06-02 15:46

  5. Environmental groups express solidarity with Pictou Landing First Nation

    June 12, 2014 K'JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX)- The Ecology Action Centre, Sierra Club Atlantic Canada, and Council of Canadians express their solidarity with Pictou Landing First Nation and neighbouring communities in their fight to defend and clean up their ho ...

    2016-06-09 14:58

  6. Sierra Club Canada Foundation Asks People to Re-Imagine Halifax Harbour

    World Oceans Day, June 8, 2016 Halifax, NS – In honour of World Oceans Day, Atlantic Chapter of Sierra Club Canada Foundation with support from Halifax Water is launching a program to engage citizens in re-connecting with Halifax Harbour. Harbours are oft ...

    2016-08-16 13:29

  7. Sir Charles Tupper Elementary wins Name the Whale Challenge

    Media Release, February 26, 2015 Taking matters into their own hands, Grade 6 students in Halifax raised $512.50 for blue whale research and public awareness in Atlantic Canada FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2015 HALIFAX-- Thanks to the creativity of ...

    2016-08-28 20:06

  8. Good News for Canada’s Environmental Assessment Law: No Cash Advance for Bilcon

    Federal Court of Canada rejects Bilcon’s application to stay proceedings, denying the Delaware company an early pay day The Sierra Club Canada Foundation and East Coast Environmental Law (ECELAW) and their legal council at EcoJustice are applauding the re ...

    2016-10-04 19:14

  9. Watch For Wildlife While Driving This Thanksgiving Weekend

    A new program from Sierra Club is asking Nova Scotian drivers to take extra care to prevent wildlife collisions over the Thanksgiving long weekend. “Summer may seem like the high season for wildlife on roads, but many species are on the move in October an ...

    2016-10-06 12:11

  10. Municipal Candidates promise HRM will look a lot greener according to Sierra Club survey

    Tuesday, October 11, 2016 [Halifax, NS] – With the municipal election looming in HRM, candidates for council and mayor are extolling the importance of trees in the city. A questionnaire distributed by Halifax Diverse, a program of the Sierra Club Canada F ...

    2016-10-11 08:49