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Posted: Mon, Apr 09, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, April 9, 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.
Posted: Thu, Mar 22, 2018
Date: Mon, Mar 26, 2018, 10:00am to 4:30pm
Location: St Andrews Community Centre, 3380 Barnstead Lane, Halifax
Posted: Thu, Mar 22, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, March 22, 2018 Canadian Government Receiving Royalties from Genetically Modified Salmon Sales
Groups Raise Concerns Over Investor-Regulator Roles
Posted: Mon, Mar 12, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, March 12, 2018
Posted: Tue, Mar 06, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, March 6, 2018 K’jipuktuk (Halifax) – Lawyers for Citizens Against Burning of Tires (CABOT) will be in Nova Scotia Supreme Court today asking the court to set aside a 2017 decision to allow tire burning in Nova Scotia. They’ll ask for the decision to be remitted to Environment Minister Iain Rankin for reconsideration. 
Posted: Fri, Mar 02, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, March 2, 2018 A great big crunch echoed through the halls at Oldfield Consolidated Elementary School this morning as 150 staff and students took a synchronized bite into local apples. They’re among nearly 300,000 kids across Canada who took part in The Great Big Crunch.
Posted: Wed, Feb 28, 2018
For Immediate Release, February 28, 2018

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