November 29, 2017

Deputy Mayor Lynn MacDonald expressed concerns about effluent release into Northumberland Strait

WESTVILLE

Westville council is drafting a letter to provincial and federal ministers, calling for caution and respect for the Northumberland Strait and all industries potenti...

November 28, 2017

PICTOU - Two important industries in Pictou County are headed for a collision and something needs to be done to stop the explosion, says the county’s warden.

Robert Parker, along with 11 other councillors from the Municipality of the County of Pictou, listened to presen...

November 22, 2017

P.E.I. Fisheries Minister Alan McIsaac: "We cannot have this effluent coming from that plant going into the waters that could affect not only our lobster fishery but also those in Nova Scotia.” (The Guardian / File)

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I.— The possibility of wastewater f...

NORTHERN PULP MILL AND THE PROVINCE ARE SET TO ROLL THE DICE WITH BOAT HARBOUR’S REPLACEMENT, BUT A CLEANER ALTERNATIVE EXISTS.  

Read Linda Panozzo's full story at the below link.

https://www.halifaxexaminer.ca/province-house/dirty-dealing/

For fifty years, the pulp mill near Pictou in northern Nova Scotia has buoyed the local economy and found support from governments at all levels. But it has also pulped millions of acres of forests, spewed millions of tonnes of noxious emissions into the air, consumed...

November 17, 2017

The PEIFA attended a meeting on Nov. 5 in Nova Scotia to hear the plans for replacing the Boat Harbour facility. (Jeorge Sadi/CBC)

A new waste water treatment plant in Pictou, N.S. could be detrimental to lobsters and other wildlife in the Northumberland Strait, says th...

Nova Scotia's auditor general says the province needs to do a better job of following up on the environmental assessments it approves. And it approves a lot of applications.

Follow below link for full story:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/auditor-general-envir...

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