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Posted: Thu, Sep 04, 2014
Halifax -- The Ecology Action Centre is celebrating the Government of Nova Scotia’s announcement that it will introduce legislation to prohibit fracking in our province this fall.
Posted: Wed, Jun 11, 2014
After 46 years of being buried underground, the Sawmill River can see daylight again! You can now visit the river, which is back flowing above ground at Sullivan’s Pond in Dartmouth.
Posted: Mon, Mar 31, 2014
Mon, May 05, 2014, 9:00am to Tue, May 06, 2014, 5:00pm
*PLEASE NOTE: this event has been cancelled due to low registration* Location: White Point Beach Resort
Posted: Mon, Jan 27, 2014
Recent research suggests that 44% of Canadian bird species are declining; including one-third of the species found in the Maritimes. Habitat loss, pollution, climate change and outdoor cats all negatively affect our bird populations.
Posted: Mon, Jan 27, 2014
Photo: Simon Ryder-Burbidge
Posted: Mon, Jan 20, 2014
Cats are extremely popular household pets - over a third of Canadian households share their homes with at least one cat. Unfortunately, the rise in cat populations exceeds that of Canadian homes, and many of these pets are homeless – stray, abandoned, or feral.
Posted: Mon, Jan 20, 2014
Posted: Sun, Jan 19, 2014
Posted: Sun, Jan 19, 2014
Today in Nova Scotia, 35% of people draw directly from local groundwater resources for their water, and the rest of us rely indirectly on groundwater. Although the quality of groundwater is generally good in most areas, some regions have aquifers that are under stress from over pumping.