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Posted: Fri, Jun 22, 2018
Posted: Tue, Jun 12, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 12, 2018 [KJIPUKTUK] – This morning Nova Scotia’s Utility and Review Board announced their decision to grant conditional approval of Nova Scotia Power (NSPI) Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Project. 
Posted: Mon, Jun 04, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 4, 2018 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) – The Ecology Action Centre (EAC) has received a national building award. Tonight, the Nova Scotia based environmental charity and architecture firm Solterre Design were presented with a Canadian Green Building Award from Sustainable Architecture and Building Magazine (SAB) during an award ceremony in Toronto.
Posted: Fri, May 25, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 25, 2018 K’jipuktuk [Halifax] - For the past three years, Quebec mural artists Nadia Bertrand and Sebastien Dubois have been travelling the world by bicycle.  Originally, they intended to travel the United States for six months. Three weeks in, on a stop through New York City, they ran out of money. Undiscouraged, they came up with a plan.
Posted: Wed, May 09, 2018
Posted: Wed, Apr 25, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, April 25, 2018 [Chester] – With the creation of a Coastal Protection Act for Nova Scotia now underway, the Ecology Action Centre (EAC) is looking to coastal residents for input. This Sunday, representatives from the EAC and East Coast Environmental Law (ECELAW) are headed to Chester to host an information session.
Posted: Mon, Apr 09, 2018
Posted: Fri, Apr 06, 2018
The Canada Newfoundland Offshore Petroleum Board has released information on oil and gas bids detailing lease areas available for 2018 – and these areas directly overlap a large fisheries closure announced in December by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans.
Posted: Wed, Mar 28, 2018
Today, Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Transport Canada announced measures aimed at preventing further deaths of the endangered North Atlantic right whale in the Gulf of St Lawrence. These include early opening and closing of the snow crab fishing season, shipping lane closures and mandatory speed limits, and funding for surveillance and whale response teams. Significantly, fixed area closures as well as dynamic closed areas to fishing and shipping when whales are present were also announced.

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