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Goliath Gold Project: Public Comments Invited

April 24, 2015 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency As part of the strengthened and modernized Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (CEAA 2012) put in place to support the government’s Responsible Resource Development Initiative, the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment of the proposed Goliath Gold Project, located […]

by ahnationtalk on April 27, 2015331 Views

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CWF Launches New Learning Adventures for Educators

April 23, 2015 – The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is offering several unique professional development experiences for educators this summer.  Anyone who works with youth is invited to apply and expand their horizons with one of these innovative programs combining academics and adventure. Magical Mountain Moments: The 2015 Summer Institute for educators will be offered […]

by NationTalk on April 24, 2015295 Views

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“A jewel in the crown of Canadian science” Report highlights accomplishments of CCGS Amundsen, Canada’s only research icebreaker

OTTAWA, ONTARIO — A new report provides evidence that the CCGS Amundsen, Canada’s only dedicated research icebreaker, reinforces the nation’s international reputation in Arctic science by supporting an “impressive” breadth of research. The Platform Outcome Measurement Study (POMS), an evaluation tool used by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) — one of the Amundsen’s early […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 2015287 Views

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Empowering the Cultures, Communities and Peoples of the Arctic

20 April 2015 During Canada’s Chairmanship, much of the Arctic Council’s work focused on initiatives that support the well-being and prosperity of Arctic residents… —– During Canada’s Chairmanship, much of the Arctic Council’s work focused on initiatives that support the well-being and prosperity of Arctic residents and promote sustainable circumpolar communities.   At the Iqaluit 2015 […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 2015354 Views

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Civil society, Indigenous and Human Rights organizations deliver strong statement of solidarity with Clyde River

16 April 2015 (Toronto) – Forty-three organizations and individuals, including Idle No More, Naomi Klein, and “Xena the Warrior Princess” actor Lucy Lawless, have signed a solidarity statement supporting the Inuit of Clyde River in their attempt to stop offshore seismic surveys in the Baffin Bay area of Nunavut. A proposal to conduct offshore seismic […]

by ahnationtalk on April 17, 2015401 Views

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Canada Takes Proactive Approach to Potential Spring Flooding in Ontario

Investment of $1.4 Million in Emergency Preparedness and Training for Ontario First Nation Communities April 15, 2015 – Ottawa, ON – Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today announced that Canada has invested $1.4 million to make First Nation communities in Ontario safer and […]

by ahnationtalk on April 15, 2015283 Views

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Cap and Trade System to Limit Greenhouse Gas Pollution in Ontario

April 13, 2015 Provincial System will Reward Innovative Companies and Create More Opportunities for Investment in Ontario To fight climate change — one of the greatest challenges mankind has faced — Ontario is putting a limit on the main sources of greenhouse gas pollution through a cap and trade system to protect the air we […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2015284 Views

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Energy East pipeline: Maude Barlow raises alarm in Saskatchewan and Manitoba

April 7, 2015 Ottawa – Beginning April 11 in Winnipeg, speakers will visit Manitoban and Saskatchewan communities along TransCanada’s proposed Energy East pipeline path to hear local concerns. They will explain why Energy East is all risk and little reward for the two provinces. The controversial export project would see an up to 40-year-old natural gas […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015352 Views

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Akasaba West Copper-Gold Mine Project: Federal Funding Available

January 30, 2015 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is making available funding to support participation of the public and Aboriginal groups in the federal environmental assessment of the Akasaba West Copper-Gold Mine Project, located near Val-d’Or, Quebec. As part of the strengthened and modernized Canadian Environmental […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015524 Views

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Tio Mine Expansion Project: Federal Funding Allocated to Participate in the Environmental Assessment

January 30, 2015 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has allocated a total of $89,348 to four applicants to assist their participation in the federal environmental assessment of the Tio Mine Expansion Project, located near Havre-Saint-Pierre, Quebec. Details of Allocation Applicant Allocation Conseil régional de l’environnement de […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015463 Views

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