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Registration is now open for Winter Walk Day. Winter is a great time to walk and be outside. Register your school or youth group today to help teach kids how walking is good for our health and the environment, and be entered to win a prize.  Photo: Maureen Baker.



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



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



A new report shows that more than 90% renewable energy is possible in Nova Scotia by 2030. The report makes it clear -- phasing out coal in Nova Scotia is not only possible, but it also makes more sense now than ever before.


Posted: Fri, Jan 10, 2020
EAC encourages broad public input during consultation period FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 10, 2020  
Posted: Thu, Jan 09, 2020
Posted: Fri, Dec 20, 2019
Photo: G Farrell
Posted: Fri, Dec 20, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, December 20, 2019
Posted: Tue, Dec 17, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, December 17, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) – The Ecology Action Centre applauds the decision by Environment Minister Gordon Wilson requiring Northern Pulp to file an environmental assessment report for its proposed effluent treatment plant.