THE PLAN TO PIPE EFFLUENT FROM THE NORTHERN PULP MILL INTO THE NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT IS DIVIDING THE COMMUNITY OF PICTOU, PITTING NEIGHBOUR AGAINST NEIGHBOUR AND FISHERMEN AGAINST MILL WORKERS.

Full story:  https://www.halifaxexaminer.ca/province-house/battle-for-t...

The provincial and federal environment ministers will be receiving lots of letters after a well-attended open house on Saturday organized by Friends of the Northumberland Strait.

Approximately 300 people were at the No Pipe Open House throughout the afternoon, which was...

April 15, 2018

Allan MacCarthy at the Northumberland Fisheries Museum on Saturday. - Fram Dinshaw

NEW GLASGOW, N.S. - Hefty catches of crabs, lobsters and scallops are the backbone of Allan MacCarthy’s livelihood.

But MacCarthy fears Northern Pulp’s planned effluent pipe into the North...

April 8, 2018

The Northern Pulp plant at Abercrombie Point, Pictou County, N.S. -The Chronicle Herald

Several environmental groups on P.E.I. are organizing a public meeting to inform Islanders about the Abercrombie Northern Pulp Mill’s proposal to discharge effluent into the Northumb...

Christine Skirth, a project manager with GHD Consulting, explains some of the finer points of a remediation process planned for Boat Harbour, at the Pictou Landing fire hall on Wednesday evening. - Sam Macdonald

PICTOU LANDING

Residents of Pictou Landing were updated Wed...

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