Membership Magazine | Ecology Action Centre

Membership Magazine

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 or (902) 429–2202. 

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

  • Eco-anxiety
    For those tuned in to environmental issues, the effects can be debilitating. In the face of such grim proclamations, the question emerges: how can we remain engaged and find hope? 

  • How Environmental Racism Gets Under the Skin
    Dr. Ingrid Waldron, Ph.D. explores environmental health inequities in Indigenous and Black communities in this must-read piece. 

  • What's a Kohlrabi? 
    How one family shook their grocery store habits and got connected with what’s growing in our world.

  • One in Four Hundred
    In the past couple of years, the right whale deaths in the North Atlantic have arrived in alarming numbers. This is the story of one nine-year-old right whale named Wolverine.

  • Recharging the Climate ReEVolution
    The transition to electric vehicles is a step towards improving air quality and reducing carbon emissions, so why aren’t more people switching to electric? 

  • Co-powering for the Future 
    Youth are passionate, fully aware and fed up about what’s happening to the environment. We need to stop trying to empower youth by pushing them down what we see as the right path and co-power with youth instead.

  • Burning Biases
    Behaviour change is notoriously tough. As human beings, we are not particularly good at it, even when the stakes are high. A look at the barriers to behaviour change. 

You can also learn what our staff have been up to in recent months in Action is our Middle Name.

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


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.