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  1. Presentation to the PEI Legislative Standing Committee on Agriculture, Environment, Energy and Forestry on High Capacity Wells

    June 12, 2014 Presentation to the PEI Legislative Standing Committee on Agriculture, Environment, Energy and Forestry considering the moratorium on high capacity (deep) water wells for agriculture irrigation   PEI Sierra Club (Atlantic Chapter of Sierra C ...

    2015-04-22 11:21

  2. Low calving rates among blue whales cause for concern

    Aug. 12, 2014   Scientists studying the blue whale in the Gulf of St Lawrence are reporting alarmingly low calving rates from this critically endangered species, says the Sierra Club Canada Foundation. The Sierra Club recently launched a campaign to safeg ...

    2015-09-30 15:44

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Charlottetown Earth Week Expo, Apr. 27

    The Earth Week Expo on Saturday April 27th [Save the Frogs Day!] INCLUDING the Launch of this terrific DIZOLVE fundraising campaign 12 noon- 4 pm Murphy's Community Centre, 200 Richmond St. Charlottetown The 2013 Earth Expo promises to be a fun fille ...

    2015-09-30 16:17

  6. What the day meant to me...

    I remember the first time I talked to a fiery Mary Gorman on the phone, as a new staff person at the Atlantic Canada office, her impassioned narrative about the need to protect the Gulf of St. Lawrence from oil and gas development was inspirational.   It ...

    2015-12-29 13:14

  7. 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

  8. Black Point (AKA Fogarty's Cove) Quarry Impacts- Survey for Round 2 of Consultations for Environmental Assessment

    February 1, 2016 The results of the Environmental Assessment for the Black Point Quarry are now available here, and comments are due Feb 3rd! We want your response!  You can indicate if you wish to remain anonymous or if you would like your name included ...

    2016-02-01 23:35

  9. Fogarty's Cove Quarry

    February 3, 2016 The Fogarty's Cove (AKA Black Point) Quarry in Guysborou gh County is a large export quarry which will have major impacts on the l andscape,  seascape, and other industries such as tourism and fishing. Fogarty's Cove is memorail ...

    2016-02-10 11:39

  10. Summary of Specific Changes Proposed for Amending the Mineral Resources Act for Nova Scotia

    January 20, 2015 This document outlines in detail the changes we wish to see in a modern and effective Mineral Resources Act (MRA). As much as possible, in Section 1 of this document, we have offered recommendations in the order in which the Act is writte ...

    2016-02-10 12:40