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  1. Fracking wells don't stand the test of time, experts say

    Zack Metcalfe Sierra Club Atlantic June 1, 2014 Dr John Cherry, a hydrogeologist with the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA), says fracking wells in Canada aren't built for the long haul; they tend to spring leaks. "In my view, well integrity i ...

    2014-06-01 14:43

  2. The Tale of One Birder

    Russel Crosby's blog In the lead-up to our June 1st bird walk led by Kate Steele of the Nova Scotia Bird Society, fellow birder and photographer extraordinaire Russel Crosby writes about how he got into birding, and gives novices a few tips. Join us ...

    2014-05-23 14:51

  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. Walks Schedule for Summer 2014

    David Foster's blog After much delay and with great excitement, we're happy to announce the 2014 summer walk schedule for Halifax Diverse Walks. We have a wide range of experts who will be leading walks this year from birding to the history of M ...

    2016-03-29 15:00

  5. Letter to NL Public Utility Board Regarding Investing in Holyrood Power Plant, Newfoundland

    April 27, 2014 We call on the Public Utility Board to consider investing in greener energy sources like renewable energy and energy efficiency, rather than increasing our investment in the oil-fired Holyrood Power Plant. NL Power proposed a $120 million i ...

    2014-05-06 16:11

  6. Family Earth Expo

      Sierra Club PEI (Atlantic Canada Chapter) presents the 2014 Charlottetown Family Earth Expo April 21st (Easter Monday).    This 4th Annual Expo will be a free admission, all-ages event with seed planting, display booths, an art show  (  https://www.face ...

    2014-08-27 13:38

  7. I HEART NS WATER Taking World Water Day to New Depths!

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    2014-03-19 11:16

  8. Comments on Bill 5- Importation of Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewater Prohibition Act

    December 5, 2013 Please download a pdf of our submission  here.       0KB   Thank you for this opportunity to comment on the Importation of Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewater Prohibition Act, which received its First Reading in the Nova Scotia Legislature th ...

    2014-03-13 11:08

  9. I HEART NS WATER

    Join us for a family fun event to celebrate Nova Scotia’s water on World Water Day. Participate in games, music, crafts, and bring your swim suit (and a big warm towel) for a polar dip to honour the importance of clean safe water for all life! Musician Ca ...

    2014-08-27 13:40

  10. Exploring Common Ground: Presentations

      KEYNOTE ADDRESS: From Conflict to Working in Partnership: Having a Community Seat at the Table  - Paul Hawks, East Boulder Oversight Committee, Stillwater Good Neighbour Agreement   Consultation, Twyla Gaudet, Kwilmu'kw Maw-klusiaqn (Mi'kmaq R ...

    2014-03-11 13:10