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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
Posted: Wed, Jun 26, 2019
Groups roll out plastic waste carpet for Environment Ministers FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 26, 2019
Posted: Mon, Jun 17, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 17, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) - The Ecology Action Centre welcomes today’s announcement from Marie-Claude Bibeau, federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, of new details about the Food Policy for Canada.
Posted: Fri, May 24, 2019
Date: Mon, Jun 24, 2019, 6:00pm to 8:45pm
Please join us for the Ecology Action Centre’s 48th Annual General Meeting!  Our AGM is open to all EAC members and is a chance to learn about what we’ve been up to in the past year, and to help shape where we’re going from here. Tasty local refreshments will be on offer and a reception will follow.
Posted: Thu, May 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 23, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) - Today, Councilor Shawn Cleary will present a motion requesting a staff report on dockless bike share and scooter share. The motion aims to review by-laws that will be required to support these emerging modes of transportation. 
Posted: Wed, May 22, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 22, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) - The Ecology Action Centre is delighted that Wilderness Coordinator, Raymond Plourde, has received national recognition for his work on protecting nature in Nova Scotia. Plourde has played in a pivotal role in the Province’s commitment to land protection for current and future generations.  
Posted: Wed, May 22, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 22, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) - The UN’s recent report on the state of the world’s biodiversity sounds an alarm and call to action, matching the scale and urgency of the IPCC’s recent climate report. More than 1 million species are at risk of extinction in our lifetime, and the trends that have pushed them to the brink continue.