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Latest updates

Posted: Mon, Nov 18, 2019
US and EU counter with proposals that allow continued landings and risk collapse of Endangered population  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, November 18, 2019 
Posted: Wed, Oct 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, October 23, 2019  K’JIPUKTUK (Halifax) - Today, the province introduced legislation that will enable Nova Scotians to set new and updated environmental goals. The Sustainable Development Goals Act replaces the Environmental Goals and Sustainable Prosperity Act, which was introduced with all-party support in 2007.  
Posted: Wed, Oct 16, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, October 16, 2019  K’jipuktuk (Halifax) - School gardens in Nova Scotia are getting a gift this World Food Day — the support they need to grow. Today, Nourish Nova Scotia and the Ecology Action Centre launched Grow Eat Learn, a new program that supports school food gardens in Nova Scotia. 
Posted: Mon, Sep 30, 2019
Photo: Nova Scotia Environment FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, September 30, 2019   
Posted: Wed, Sep 25, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, September 25, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) - As the world reacts to dire new warnings contained in today’s IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate, Ecology Action Centre (EAC) is focusing on how changing oceans could impact Atlantic Canada and what we can do about it.
Posted: Tue, Aug 27, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, August 27, 2019
Posted: Tue, Jul 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 23, 2019 Lockeport, NS - A survey of birds in a forest on public land slated to be clearcut found 31 species, 25 of which are migratory species protected under the Migratory Bird Convention Act. Birds identified included warblers, vireos, thrushes and finches.
Posted: Tue, Jul 09, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 9, 2019 North Atlantic right whale statement on behalf of Oceana Canada, Ecology Action Centre, Sierra Club Canada Foundation, World Wildlife Fund Canada, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Humane Society International/Canada
Posted: Wed, Jul 03, 2019
The Ecology Action Centre is now accepting applications for our 2019 Artist in Residence program.  We are seeking a local artist from any discipline to create an installation or performance for Nocturne 2019, and at our Perfect World fundraiser event during the lead-up to Nocturne.  
Posted: Thu, Jun 27, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 27, 2019