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Want to teach kids about food? The Plants to Plates guide provides eight ready-to-go lessons, and more than 30 hands-on activities to get kids excited about preparing, growing and eating healthy food. Download it for free.



Premier McNeil has announced there will be no extension to the Boat Harbour Act. Northern Pulp will need to stop pumping effluent into Boat Harbour as of January 31, 2020 to allow work to begin on the clean up of half a century of toxic mess. Photo: G Farrell



Thanks to investigative reporting and freedom of information requests, we all learned of the backdoor deal to sell Owls Head Provincial Park to a private developer, for conversion into golf courses. Our statement on Owls Head, and how you can help. Photo: Nova Scotia Nature Trust


Posted: Thu, Feb 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, February 27, 2020  K’jipuktuk (Halifax) -- Today, Canada announced enhanced measures aimed at preventing further injury and death of the endangered North Atlantic right whale. 
Posted: Thu, Feb 27, 2020
MEDIA ADVISORY, February 27, 2020  K’jipuktuk (Halifax) -- As the federal government transitions away from open net-pen salmon farms in British Columbia, Nova Scotia is planning a major open net-pen expansion.  
Posted: Fri, Feb 07, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, February 7, 2020  
Posted: Fri, Jan 10, 2020
EAC encourages broad public input during consultation period FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 10, 2020