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Michael Paterson, Gail Asper and Family to Make Funding Announcement about IISD Experimental Lakes Area in Kenora

Michael Paterson, Gail Asper and family will make an announcement regarding funding to IISD Experimental Lakes Area in Kenora on Thursday September 6, 2018. There will be also be words from the Honourable Greg Rickford, MPP for Kenora-Rainy River and Minister of Energy, Mines, Northern Development and Indigenous Affairs; the Honourable Bob Nault, MP for […]

by pmnationtalk on September 5, 20187 Views

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Environmental Groups Applaud Court Ruling On Trans Mountain – 89.5 The Lake FM

September 4, 2018 A court decision to suspend the Trans Mountain Pipeline is a victory for Indigenous rights and the rule of law. That’s the feeling of Tim Gray from the group Environmental Defence. He says the ruling this week shows the National Energy Board has to do it’s due diligence when evaluating pipeline projects. […]

by ahnationtalk on September 4, 201812 Views

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Victory for First Nations Rights Says AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Federal Court Ruling to Halt Construction of Trans Mountain

Victory for First Nations Rights Says AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Federal Court Ruling to Halt Construction of Trans Mountain OTTAWA, Aug. 30, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the below statement in response to today’s decision by the Federal Court of Appeal to halt construction of the Trans […]

by ahnationtalk on August 30, 201818 Views

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Governor General Heading to Canada’s Arctic for a Scientific Program on Board the CCGS Amundsen

August 29, 2018 OTTAWA—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will be in Canada’s Arctic from August 30 to September 1, 2018, where she will visit the Hamlet of Pangnirtung, in Nunavut, before boarding the Canadian research icebreaker CCGS Amundsen, in Qikiqtarjuaq, for a 36-hour scientific program to explore the Arctic Ocean. This […]

by pmnationtalk on August 30, 201810 Views

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Provinces not on board with Liberals’ climate plan to lose funding: McKenna – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Aug 29, 2018 THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA _ Provinces that don’t get on board with the federal Liberals’ plan to deal with climate change, including putting a price on pollution, will forfeit their share of a $2-billion federal fund, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says. Federal officials have been reviewing $420 million slated for […]

by ahnationtalk on August 30, 201815 Views

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Milton Logistics Hub Project — Review Panel Invites Public Comment on the Latest Information Request Responses

August 24, 2018 — The Review Panel for the proposed Milton Logistics Hub Project is seeking public comments on additional responses received to the Panel’s information requests. The responses were prepared by the proponent, the Canadian National Railway Company (CN). The Review Panel invites the public, Indigenous groups, governments and other participants to submit comments in […]

by ahnationtalk on August 24, 201818 Views

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Ontario Helping Protect the Muskoka Watershed

Conserving Ontario’s Water Resources August 22, 2018 Ontario’s Government for the People is investing $5 million in a Watershed Conservation and Management Initiative to better identify risks and issues facing the Muskoka Region, allowing the community and province to work together to protect this vital area. The government will also match tax-deductible donations from people […]

by ahnationtalk on August 23, 201812 Views

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CNSC publishes regulatory approach for effectively and efficiently regulating nuclear activities

August 22, 2018 – Ottawa, ON The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has published REGDOC-3.5.3, Regulatory Fundamentals. This regulatory document has been published without public consultation, as it is intended for information only and does not contain any guidance or requirements for CNSC licensees or applicants. However, the CNSC welcomes comments and suggestions on this document at […]

by pmnationtalk on August 22, 20185 Views

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Event: Arctic Resilience Forum, 10-11 September 2018

22 August 2018 The Arctic Resilience Forum, an international conference organised by Finland’s Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in Rovaniemi on 10–11 September 2018, seeks to develop the resilience of the Arctic region to climate change. —– The acceleration of climate change has stronger impacts on the Arctic region than elsewhere on Earth, posing a […]

by aanationtalk on August 22, 201811 Views

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Bulletin – Ontario Fire Update

August 21, 2018 The Ontario government is pleased to say one of the largest fires in northeastern Ontario — Parry Sound 33 — is being held, and some waterway and road restrictions have been lifted. “On behalf of all Ontarians, I want to thank the more than 1400 fire crew and support staff who were […]

by ahnationtalk on August 22, 20186 Views

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