Laine Brehaut's blog I'm so excited to start this adventure with the children of PEI! There is magic in nature. As a small kid growing up in the PEI countryside I climbed trees, swam in streams, & watched the shadows of clouds race by on the ...
December 11, 2012 0KB Dear Premier Alward: A new session of the New Brunswick legislature should have been a chance for a fresh start for the government and the people of New Brunswick. Unfortunately, it seems like allowing hydraulic fracturing ...
Zack Metcalfe's blog There's been a moratorium on deep water wells for over a decade on PEI. It was established in 2002 because of major drought conditions that year, linked to the overuse of groundwater by these wells. They pose a danger to the ...
PEI Sierra Club invites Islanders to sign the Leap Manifesto and mark their calendars for February 29, 2016 as “International Leap Day", a day of events to demand action on climate change. At the UN Paris climate negotiations in December 2015, a t ...
Percentage of sets containing coral- NAFO 3O protection zone (All fisheries, All gear types, 2004 & 2005)
January 31, 2004 A map illustrating percentage of fishing sets (from all fisheires and all gear types) containing deep sea corals off southern Newfoundland (Northwest Atlantic Fishieries Organization 3O) for 2004 and 2005. 0KB Atlantic Chapter ...
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 ...
March 22, 2011 Petition to Ban Hydraulic Fracturing in Nova Scotia To: Darrell Dexter, Premier of Nova Scotia • Whereas Petroworth Resources Inc. has indicated that it intends to drill for oil along a seismic line between Lake Ainslie and Mull River ...
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 ...
When: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Friday, May 18 Where: Foran Room, St. John’s City Hall, St. John’s, NL The proposed Muskrat Falls hydro development project has spurred considerable debate about the future of energy production and consumption in our province. T ...
Please join us for a free public presentation about the process known as hydraulic fracturing and the risks that this industrial activity can pose to our health, environment, and economy. Information on produced waste waters and their disposal will also b ...