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WWF-Canada joins Ottawa Riverkeeper to support citizen science at AquaHacking event

May 28, 2015 (Ottawa) – On May 29 and 30, WWF-Canada is taking part in AquaHacking 2015 at the Ottawa River Summit in Gatineau. This unique event unites citizens, field experts and digital professionals who believe technology can serve Canada’s waterways, with the same goal: that more data is the key to solving the issues […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 2015363 Views

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Statement – Greenpeace welcomes cancellation of 2015 seismic testing survey in Baffin Bay

27 May 2015 (Toronto) – In response to recent news that the consortium of companies planning to conduct seismic testing surveys in Baffin Bay and Davis Strait have decided to suspend their activities for 2015, Greenpeace Canada Arctic Campaigner Farrah Khan said: “The people and wildlife of Baffin Island and surrounding waters can breath a […]

by pmnationtalk on May 28, 2015416 Views

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Hearing Notice to consider an application by Ontario Power Generation Inc.

May 26, 2015 The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) will hold a two-part public hearing on the application by Ontario Power Generation Inc. (OPG) to renew, for a period of 13 years, its power reactor operating licence for the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station (NGS) located in the Municipality of Clarington, Ontario. OPG has requested this […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 2015401 Views

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Harper Government Announces New Funding for National Wetland Conservation Projects

May 21st, 2015 – London, Ontario – Environment Canada Today, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, and Minister for the Arctic Council, announced funding to support new projects under the National Wetland Conservation Fund (NWCF). Minister Aglukkaq was joined by Joe Preston, Member of Parliament […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 2015413 Views

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Deep Geologic Repository Project — Federal Funding Allocated for Last Phase of Environmental Assessment

May 20, 2015 — The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has allocated $37,936.92 to five applicants to assist their participation in the last phase of the federal environmental assessment process for the proposed Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste in Ontario. Applicant Allocation Canadian Environmental Law Association $1,800 Historic Saugeen Métis […]

by ahnationtalk on May 20, 2015357 Views

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ROM partners with the Ontario Biodiversity Council to release landmark biodiversity report

May 19, 2015 Encouraging progress but more must be done to conserve Ontario’s lands, waters and wildlife (Niagara Falls, Ontario – Tuesday, May 19, 2015) – A landmark report summarizing the state of Ontario’s biodiversity is being released today by the Ontario Biodiversity Council (OBC) and its partner member, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM).  Members […]

by ahnationtalk on May 20, 2015401 Views

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Government of Canada and Kasabonika Lake First Nation Celebrate the Awarding of the Contract and Start of Construction for a New Wastewater Lagoon

May 19, 2015 – Kasabonika Lake First Nation, ON – Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada The Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, on behalf of Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today celebrated with Kasabonika Lake First Nation the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 19, 2015341 Views

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Government of Canada and Kasabonika Lake First Nation Celebrate the Awarding of the Contract and Start of Construction for a New Wastewater Lagoon

May 19, 2015 – Kasabonika Lake First Nation, ON – Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada The Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, on behalf of Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today celebrated with Kasabonika Lake First Nation the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 19, 2015483 Views

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Ontario First Province in Canada to Set 2030 Greenhouse Gas Pollution Reduction Target

New Target Builds Momentum Toward a Low-Carbon Economy May 14, 2015 As part of its action against climate change, Ontario has become the first province in Canada to set a mid-term greenhouse gas pollution reduction target for 2030. Ontario already has a goal to reduce greenhouse gas pollution by 15 per cent below 1990 levels […]

by ahnationtalk on May 14, 2015365 Views

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Ontario Continues Investing in Species at Risk Stewardship Program

Province Helping to Promote Conservation Efforts May 13, 2015 Ontario is working with community members and organizations to protect our province’s most vulnerable species by continuing to invest in the Species at Risk Stewardship Program. Through the Program, $5 million is being invested this year in support of 100 innovative projects to promote conservation, stewardship […]

by ahnationtalk on May 14, 2015332 Views

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