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Posted: Tue, Nov 21, 2017
Risky management decisions, a failure to follow science advice and a lack of negotiating transparency overshadowed this week’s work at the international body that manages the valuable bluefin tuna and other tuna-like species in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.
Posted: Fri, Nov 17, 2017
M Samantha Peverill is the Nova Scotia Lead for QUEST- Quality Urban Energy Systems of Tomorrow, a national non-profit organization that promotes Smart Energy Communities through research, engagement and a
Posted: Fri, Nov 10, 2017
Staff from the Ecology Action Centre are headed to Marrakech, Morrocco to act as observers to the 25th Regular Meeting of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) from November 14-22, 2017. ICCAT is an intergovernme
Posted: Thu, Nov 02, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, November 2, 2017   K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) – Following a report from the Auditor General on Environment, the Ecology Action Centre (EAC) is calling for stronger action on emission targets and a coordinated effort on climate change adaptation across the province. 
Posted: Mon, Oct 30, 2017
Date: Tue, Nov 21, 2017, 7:00pm
Posted: Mon, Oct 30, 2017
Gabriel Paul (left) is a father and skilled labourer born and raised in We’koqma’q First Nation, who moved to Pictou Landing First Nation in 2007.
Posted: Sat, Oct 28, 2017
Following a commitment in the mandate letter of the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans to protect 5% of Canada’s coastal and marine environments by 2017 and 10% by 2020, Canada announced today that it has met its interim target.
Posted: Thu, Oct 26, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, October 26, 2017 K’jipuktuk (Halifax) – Community input is being sought on a draft Halifax Food Charter.  The charter was drafted by the Halifax Food Policy Alliance, a partnership of organizations and individuals representing various aspects of the local food system.  This is the first time that a food charter has been created for Halifax. 
Posted: Tue, Oct 24, 2017
Date: Sat, Nov 04, 2017, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Making Tracks: Cycling Leader Training Session
with Expert Trainer, Adam Berry
Posted: Tue, Oct 24, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, October 24, 2017 
KJIPUKTUK – Last Thursday, Nova Scotia Power Inc. submitted its Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), or “smart metering”, application to the province’s Utility and Review Board (UARB). If approved, NS Power’s application would see new smart meters installed in every building in Nova Scotia serviced by NS Power.  

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