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Posted: Thu, Feb 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, February 27, 2020  K’jipuktuk (Halifax) -- Today, Canada announced enhanced measures aimed at preventing further injury and death of the endangered North Atlantic right whale. 
Posted: Thu, Feb 27, 2020
MEDIA ADVISORY, February 27, 2020  K’jipuktuk (Halifax) -- As the federal government transitions away from open net-pen salmon farms in British Columbia, Nova Scotia is planning a major open net-pen expansion.   Why is Nova Scotia embracing a polluting industry when other jurisdictions are starting to ban it? And what can we do about it?
Posted: Fri, Feb 07, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, February 7, 2020  
Posted: Fri, Jan 24, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 24, 2020 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) – Yesterday, the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) released a draft regional assessment (RA) of the impacts of exploratory oil and gas drilling in a 735,000-km2 area offshore of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Posted: Fri, Jan 10, 2020
EAC encourages broad public input during consultation period FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 10, 2020  
Posted: Thu, Jan 09, 2020
Photo: Nova Scotia Nature Trust
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.
Posted: Tue, Dec 03, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, December 4, 2019  K’JIPUKTUK (Halifax) - The Ecology Action Centre (EAC) is happy to announce the appointment of Chris Stover to the position of Executive Director. Stover is the former Executive Director of the Canadian Centre of Ethics in Public Affairs (CCEPA). She brings more than a decade of leadership experience to the EAC.