Membership Magazine

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In every issue of our regular publication, Ecology & Action, you can find:

  • Informative feature articles on a wide range of environmental topics
  • Action Is Our Middle Name: updates on the Ecology Action Centre's current activities
  • Seasonal Gourmet: delicious recipes using local, seasonal ingredients

If you are interested in writing for Ecology & Action, or joining our volunteer committee, please contact Cormekia Clayton at or (902) 429–2202. 

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Read our most recent issue by clicking on the image to the right, or view by article:

  • Why Biodiversity MattersUpwards of 50 billion species may have existed on Earth at varying points in history, and more than 98 per cent have disappeared.
  • Charting a New Path: How residents along Nova Scotia's Eastern Shore are taking a community approach to marine protection.
  • Inside a Clearcut: What really happens when clearcutting takes place on a landscape?
  • How Protected Areas are Chosen: Downtown Halifax would not make a particularly good nature reserve. So what would? A look at how Nova Scotia selects protected areas.
  • Ko'wey Net "Biodiversity": In order to understand the concept of biodiversity from the L’nu perspective we first need to see it from that perspective.
  • Waves of Change: Some Nova Scotia communities are turning to a natural solution to address the problem of shoreline erosion with the creation of living shorelines. 
  • The Birds are Back in Town: A guide to spring bird watching in Nova Scotia. Welcome these 10 long-distance travellers back to Nova Scotia.

Some of our past issues are available in .pdf format here:

Ecology and Action, Fall 2016
Summer 2016 Ecology & Action Ecology and Action Fall 2015
Summer 2015 Ecology & Action Spring 2015 Between the Issues November 2014
July 2014
Fall 2014
BTI Spring 2014
Spring 2014
Between the Issues, November 2013
Between the Issues, Summer 2013
Summer 2013
Between the Issues, Spring 2013
Spring 2013

BTI 2012
Fall 2012
Between the Issues, June 2012
Summer 2012
April 2012 Between the Issues
Spring 2012
November 2011
November, 2011

BTI Summer 2011: Celebrating 40 Years of Action2011 - 40th Anniversary Edition

Between the Issues, Fall 2010
Fall 2010

Summer 2010Summer 2010

Between the Issues, Spring 2010
Spring 2010

Between the Issues, Fall 2009
Fall 2009

 June 2009
Summer 2009

March 2009
Winter/Spring 2009
November, 2008
Fall 2008

   Summer, 2008

Fall, 2007
       Fall, 2007
Between the Issues, Spring 2007
     Spring, 2007
     Winter 06-07

Formerly known as Between the Issues, Ecology & Action is edited, written and illustrated almost entirely by volunteers.  Would you like to become a published writer or illustrator, or gain valuable editing experience?  Have your work seen by people across Nova Scotia?  We are always looking for keen, talented people to help us with all aspects of producing Ecology & Action.