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Kwicksutaineuk Ah-kwa-mish Supports Science Sea Lice Article

VANCOUVER, BC, PRESS RELEASE– (Dec. 18, 2007) – The Kwicksutaineuk Ah-kwa-mish First Nation call on Premiere Gordon Campbell and Minister Pat Bell to begin the fallowing process of Fish Farms in the Broughtan Archipeligo immediately.

by NationTalk on December 18, 2007882 Views

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Secretary-General says Bali Conference Outcome ‘pivotal first step’ Towards Agreement to Address Climate Change

The following statement was issued by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the adoption of the decision of the Thirteenth Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bali, Indonesia, 15 December:

by NationTalk on December 18, 2007645 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Strongly Denounces and Opposes BC Mining Industry Kemess North Campaign

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 14, 2007

Coast Salish Traditional Territory/Vancouver – The Assembly of First Nations has unanimously passed a resolution entitled, “Confronting BC Mining Industry’s Kemess North Campaign” at the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly in Ottawa this week. The resolution was passed by the Chiefs in response to the BC mining industry’s mail out of a letter and brochure to all BC mayors, MLA’s, and MP’s in November asking them to write letters to the provincial and federal governments in support of Northgate Minerals’ Kemess North Mine.

by NationTalk on December 15, 2007902 Views

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Canada Demonstrates Commitment to UN Clean Development Mechanism

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NUSA DUA, BALI, Indonesia ,December 13, 2007 – Canada’s Environment Minister, John Baird, announced today that the Government of Canada will contribute US $1.5 million to the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). This mechanism allows the private sector earn emissions reduction credits when investing in climate-friendly projects in developing countries.

by NationTalk on December 13, 20071138 Views

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Notes for an Address by Hon. John Baird, P.C., M.P. Minister of the Environment

Notes for an Address by
Hon. John Baird, P.C., M.P.
Minister of the Environment
United Nations Climate Change Conference
Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia
December 13, 2007
Check Against Delivery

Thank you Mr. President.

Fellow Ministers and delegates, as all of you would know, few global challenges provoke opinions like climate change does.

This is because climate change is the leading environmental issue of our time.

by NationTalk on December 13, 2007926 Views

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Victoria Tauli-Corpuz at Bali Climate Change Conference

December 12, 2007

Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Chairperson of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Bali, where she is advocating for the rights of indigenous peoples throughout the world.

by NationTalk on December 13, 2007597 Views

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Minister Baird to Deliver Canada’s National Statement at UN Climate Change Conference and Make Announcement

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Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, December 13- Canada’s Environment Minister, John Baird, will be delivering Canada’s National Statement at the United Nations Climate Change Conference.

by NationTalk on December 13, 2007622 Views

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McGuinty Government Encourages Greater Public Involvement In Species At Risk Protection

December 11, 2007

Provincial Fund Promotes Stewardship-First Approach

TORONTO — The McGuinty government’s provincial Species At Risk Stewardship Fund, which supports volunteer efforts to protect and restore species at risk and their habitats, is now accepting a second round of applications, Natural Resources Minister Donna Cansfield announced today.

by NationTalk on December 11, 20071257 Views

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Over 6,000 Youth And The Environment Will Benefit Through Environmental Youth Corps Program: Struthers

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December 10, 2007

The latest round of Environmental Youth Corps (EYC) grants will support over 6,200 young people to help green the province including a Zoological Society of Manitoba project to promote recycling activities by youth at the Winnipeg Assiniboine Park Zoo, Conservation Minister Stan Struthers said today.

by NationTalk on December 11, 2007732 Views

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Province-wide distribution of 25,000 energy efficiency kits to Ontario First Nations households nears completion

(Oshweken, Ontario, December 10, 2007) This summer and fall an army of students and volunteers fanned out across Ontario First Nations communities to deliver Mana-cha-toon Wash-ti-ni-gun or Conserve the Light (CTL) energy efficiency kits.

by NationTalk on December 10, 20071248 Views

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Canada Leading by Example : Baird Announces New Funding for Adaptation on Climate Change

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NUSA DUA, BALI, INDONESIA, December 10, 2007 — Canada’s Environment Minister, John Baird, took action today at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Indonesia. Canada will invest $85.9 million over four years to help Canadians respond to climate change. Minister Baird was joined at the announcement by Mary Simon, President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) and one of Canada’s Eminent Advisors to the Minister.

by NationTalk on December 10, 2007706 Views

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Canada Supports UN Principles for New Climate Change Deal

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NUSA DUA, BALI, INDONESIA, December 10, 2007 – Canada ‘s Environment Minister, John Baird, met today with Yvo de Boer, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Minister Baird emphasized Canada’s support for the UN’s efforts to reach agreement on a process for a new global climate change deal post-2012.

by NationTalk on December 10, 2007693 Views

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Summit on the Future of the Quebec Forest Sector – “The AFNQL demands commitments towards recognition of Aboriginal title,” Declares Chief Ghislain Picard

WENDAKE, QC, Dec. 8 – In the framework of the Summit on the Future of the Quebec Forest Sector, the Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador (AFNQL) reiterates it is very concerned about the future of the forest industry in Quebec.

by NationTalk on December 10, 2007901 Views

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Boreal Forest is World’s Carbon Vault

Breakthrough Mapping Analysis Looks at Peatlands, Permafrost and Soil Carbon in Canadian Boreal

Full Mapping Analysis available at: http://www.interboreal.org/globalwarming/

OTTAWA, Dec. 7 – Breakthrough maps released today at the United Nations conference on climate change illustrate the vastly important role of Canada’s Boreal Forest as the world’s largest terrestrial carbon storehouse. Three maps, presented during a larger overview of climate change and the Boreal Forest, detail the distribution of peatlands, permafrost, and organic carbon in soils across Canada’s Boreal Forest.

by NationTalk on December 8, 2007981 Views

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Boreal Stars Celebrated at National Gala

Victoria’s Secret, high-school rappers and First Nations communities honoured for contributions to conserving Canada’s Boreal Forest

OTTAWA, Dec. 7 – What do Aboriginal communities, teen rap musicians and a US company, best known for its lingerie, have in common? According to the Boreal Leadership Council (BLC) – plenty; they have all been instrumental in helping to conserve Canada’s Boreal Forest and in raising awareness of its global importance.

by NationTalk on December 7, 2007967 Views

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Speech by the Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment

Toronto, Ontario
December 5, 2007

Thank you. Well, thank you very much for that kind introduction. I’m excited to be here at the Economic Club. I think it was about a year and a half since I last spoke or last attended an Economic Club luncheon so I’m pleased to be here again.

The Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-Moon, has called global warming “the defining challenge of our age.” And I think that sums it up quite well. This past year we’ve had four huge reports come forward from the United Nations who build on the huge amount of scientific work which has taken place for so many years around the world.

by NationTalk on December 6, 2007720 Views

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BC Hydro Seeking Input into Site C Consultation Process

December 4, 2007

BC Hydro is commencing a pre-consultation process to seek input from local, regional, and provincial communities and stakeholders on the potential for an additional hydroelectric facility on the Peace River – Site C. As directed in the BC Energy Plan and announced by the Premier in September 2007 at the Union of British Columbia Municipalities convention, the project is one of several options available to help meet the growing gap between the supply and demand of electricity in B.C.

by NationTalk on December 6, 2007704 Views

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Corriente’s Responsible Mining Activities Supported by Major Ecuadorian Indigenous Association

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Dec. 5, 2007) – Corriente Resources Inc. (TSX:CTQ)(AMEX:ETQ) –

CONFENIAE, an association representing approximately 220,000 people from all 16 indigenous nationalities of the Ecuadorian Amazon, held a Special Assembly on Thursday, November 29th in Puyo, Ecuador. During the Special Assembly, the CONFENIAE leadership overwhelmingly voted in favor of a resolution supporting the responsible mining activities of EcuaCorriente S.A. (Corriente) in the Zamora Chinchipe and Morona Santiago Provinces of Ecuador, as part of their goal to eradicate indigenous poverty in the region. CONFENIAE has immediately requested the recognition of their resolution by CODENPE (Council for the Development of Ecuadorian Nationalities and Peoples). In addition, CONFENIAE leader, Jose Aviles, who was elected in 2005, had his leadership unanimously upheld through a special vote during the Special Assembly, confirming full support from the leaders and communities represented through CONFENIAE.

by NationTalk on December 5, 2007842 Views

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Environmental Commissioner of Ontario Calls for Major Overhaul of Mining Act

Tuesday December 4, 2007

Ontario should amend the Mining Act to provide for consultation with First Nations when granting mining claims and leases and stop treating public lands as freely open to mineral exploration, according to Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner, Gordon Miller.

by NationTalk on December 4, 2007705 Views

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Major Momentum Builds For Canada’s Boreal Forest – Businesses, First Nations and Conservation Groups Advance Solutions to Preserve Canada’s Green Necklace

OTTAWA, Dec. 3 – Global energy company Nexen Inc., national environmental organization the Pembina Institute, the Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta and socially-responsible fund manager Domini Social Investments LLC are the newest members of the Boreal Leadership Council (BLC), the Canadian Boreal Initiative (CBI) today announced.

by NationTalk on December 3, 2007818 Views

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Baird and Eminent Advisors to Chart Canada’s Course at UN Climate Change Conference

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OTTAWA, December 3, 2007 -Canada ‘s Environment Minister, John Baird, today announced the appointment of an advisory panel of eminent Canadians to provide advice and assistance at the upcoming United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) conference in Indonesia.

by NationTalk on December 3, 20071421 Views

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Strong Inuit Presence at UN Climate Change Conference UNFCCC COP-13 in Bali

Ottawa, Ontario – November 30, 2007 – Inuit leaders representing National Canadian Inuit organizations, and the International Inuit Circumpolar Council are heading to Bali, Indonesia to participate in the United Nations Climate Change Conference UNFCCC COP-13 between December 3-14, 2007.

by NationTalk on November 30, 2007767 Views

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Statement – UN Ranks Canada in Top 5 Best Places to Live – Canada Continues to Deliver Leadership on Climate Change

OTTAWA, Nov. 27 – Canada’s Environment Minister, John Baird, today issued the following statement on the release of the United Nations Development Program’s Report 2007/2008 – Climate Change and Human Development. The annual report outlines a human development index, ranking most of the world’s countries on health, educational and economic indicators. This year Canada is ranked in fourth place, a climb up from last year’s sixth place.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2007702 Views

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Water Outlook Update for Manitoba Rivers and Streams

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Local State of Emergency Declared by Waterhen Due to Rising Water, Thin Ice Advisory Issued for Southern Manitoba

Provincial resources associated with the Manitoba Emergency Measures Organization, Manitoba Water Stewardship, Manitoba Aboriginal and Northern Affairs, the Office of the Fire Commissioner and Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation are on site, monitoring rising river levels and providing assistance to the community of Waterhen, located north of Dauphin.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2007689 Views

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The Fraser Institute: Media Advisory-Environmental Economist Bjorn Lomborg Discusses Options for Dealing With Climate Change at Canada Strong and Free Dinner in Toronto

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Nov. 26, 2007) – The Fraser Institute –

Noted environmental economist and author Bjorn Lomborg will discuss options for dealing with climate change during a Canada Strong and Free gala dinner in Toronto, Wednesday, November 28.

Lomborg will be joined by Fraser Institute senior fellows Mike Harris and Preston Manning who will release their latest policy paper, Vision For a Canada Strong and Free, which spells out how Canada should embrace market-based solutions for dealing with issues such as environmental concerns, energy development, and aboriginal poverty.

by NationTalk on November 26, 2007600 Views

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CPAWS Welcomes Historic Next Step for Northern Conservation

21 Nov 07

The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) welcomes today’s significant announcement by federal Environment Minister John Baird and Indian and Northern Affairs Minister Chuck Strahl that they have temporarily protected more than 100,000 square kilometers of Boreal forest in Canada’s Northwest Territories from industrial development. These newly protected lands, covering an area almost twice the size of Nova Scotia, represent one of the largest single land protection initiatives in Canadian history.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2007852 Views

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Group Selected To Assess Robson Bight

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For Immediate Release
2007ENV0127-001512
Nov. 23, 2007

Ministry of Environment

VICTORIA – Nuytco Research Limited of Vancouver has been awarded the contract to conduct an underwater assessment of the Robson Bight area on the east coast of Vancouver Island, in an operation that will be jointly funded by the Ministry of Environment and the Canadian Coast Guard.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2007759 Views

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Canada Initiates A New Era in Conservation

OTTAWA, Nov. 22 – Yesterday’s interim land withdrawal announcement by the Government of Canada and several First Nations – protecting more than 10 million hectares in the Northwest Territories – was one of the most significant land decisions in Canadian history, and the Canadian Boreal Initiative (CBI) hopes people around the world recognize it as signalling a new era in conservation thinking.

by NationTalk on November 23, 2007801 Views

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Saugeen Ojibway Nation and Enbridge Ontario Wind Power Sign Landmark Heritage and Environmental Agreement

SAUGEEN FIRST NATION, Nov. 23 – The Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON) and Enbridge Ontario Wind Power LP today are signing an agreement on heritage and environmental issues regarding Enbridge’s wind farm now under construction in Kincardine, Ontario.

The signing is at 11:30 am today at the Saugeen FN Band Office, east of Southampton.

by NationTalk on November 23, 20071783 Views

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Minister of the Environment announces decision on proposed Wollaston Lake All-Weather Road Project

OTTAWA, November 22, 2007 – The Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, today announced that the proposed Wollaston Lake Road Project in northern Saskatchewan is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. The Minister has consequently referred the project back to the responsible authorities, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, as well as Western Economic Diversification Canada, for appropriate action.

by NationTalk on November 23, 2007791 Views

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Government of Canada Takes Landmark Action to Conserve Canada’s North

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OTTAWA, ONTARIO, NOVEMBER 21, 2007- The Government of Canada has taken yet anothermajor step to protect and conserve Canada’s north by announcing the withdrawal of over 10 million hectares of land, one of the largest land conservation initiatives in Canadian history near the East Arm of Great Slave Lake, and around the Ramparts River and Wetlands, both in the Northwest Territories.

by NationTalk on November 21, 20071393 Views

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Province Announces Climate Action Team

NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
2007OTP0180-001488
Nov. 20, 2007

Office of the Premier

VICTORIA – British Columbia’s Climate Action Team (CAT) has some of the province’s best minds, including nine world leaders in the climate sciences, Premier Gordon Campbell announced today.

“I’m very pleased with the calibre of people who have agreed to help the government to aggressively reduce British Columbia’s greenhouse gas emissions by 33 per cent by 2020,” said Campbell. “The Climate Action Team is an important group of talented and experienced people who will offer expert advice to the Committee on Climate Action on the most credible, aggressive and economically viable targets possible for 2012 and 2016.”

by NationTalk on November 21, 2007848 Views

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Media Advisory – Government of Canada To Announce Conservation Measures for Canada’s North

OTTAWA, Nov. 20 – The Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment and the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians will make an important announcement regarding the conservation of Canada’s North.

by NationTalk on November 20, 2007730 Views

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Government of Canada announces new clean-up project at Roberts Bay and Ida Silver Mine Contaminated Site

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Ottawa (November 19, 2007) – The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, announced Quantum Murry LP as the successful bidder for the $7.3 million Roberts Bay and Ida Bay Silver Mine clean-up project.

by NationTalk on November 19, 2007747 Views

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Canada’s Environment Minister Welcomes the Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

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Ottawa, November 17, 2007 – Canada’s Environment Minister John Baird today congratulated the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on the release of its fourth and final report, covering key aspects of global climate change.

by NationTalk on November 18, 2007677 Views

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UBCIC Challenges Kamloops Gold Mine Decision

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
November 15, 2007

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver) UBCIC President Grand Chief Stewart Phillip today called on the BC Minister of Mines, Kevin Krueger, to reverse a recent provincial decision granting a mining permit for a gold mine near Kamloops, citing the government’s failure to accommodate the aboriginal interests of local Shuswap Nation Bands.

“This permit was granted prematurely,” said Grand Chief Phillip, “because the Kamloops and Skeetchestn Bands were not given a fair opportunity to be consulted and to reconcile their interests with those of the government and the mining industry. It is insulting to make BC First Nations communities wait in poverty for a provincial policy on sharing mining revenues while the government rushes to give away the unceded lands and resources of those same communities to a mining company based in Toronto.”

by NationTalk on November 16, 20071504 Views

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Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro, Hydro-Québec and Iron Ore Company of Canada Reach an Agreement to Supply Electricity to Three Northern Québec Communities

November 15, 2007 – Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (NL Hydro), Hydro-Québec and the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) announced an agreement today to supply electricity to the communities of Schefferville, Kawawachikamach and Matimekosh-lac-John, Québec.

IOC built and installed the Menihek/Schefferville interprovincial electrical system in 1954 to support its mining operations and supply electricity to the Town of Schefferville. Through this agreement, NL Hydro and Hydro-Québec have assumed ownership of the Labrador and Québec assets and infrastructure respectively from IOC. Hydro-Québec has also purchased the distribution system assets for the Town of Kawawachikamach from the Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach.

by NationTalk on November 15, 20071738 Views

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High Lake Mine Project: Environmental Assessment to continue as a Comprehensive Study

The Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency), has determined that for the purposes of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA), a comprehensive study is the most appropriate level of environmental assessment for the proposed High Lake Mine Project in Nunavut.

by NationTalk on November 15, 2007786 Views

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Aquacell Water Completes Installation of Six Arsenic Removal Systems for Schools on Navajo Nation

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA–(November 14, 2007) – Aquacell Water, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AQWT), a manufacturer of water treatment products and the exclusive distributor of MetSorb™ titanium-based arsenic removal media, announced today that it has completed the construction and installation of six arsenic removal systems under a contractual agreement with the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA).

by NationTalk on November 14, 2007632 Views

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Government of Canada Supports Community Environment Projects

ST. JOHN’S, NL, November 14, 2007 — The Honourable Loyola Hearn, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, on behalf of the Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment, today announced a contribution of $35,000 to the Conservation Corps of Newfoundland and Labrador for a Public Education and Outreach Initiative on Water Conservation and Source Contamination. This contribution to support community action to protect our environment comes from the EcoAction Community Funding Program.

by NationTalk on November 14, 2007715 Views

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National Energy Board Amends Alberta Clipper Hearing Locations

CALGARY, Nov. 13 – The National Energy Board (NEB) has amended the hearing locations for the Enbridge Pipelines Inc. (Enbridge) hearing into the proposed Alberta Clipper Expansion Project (Alberta Clipper).

by NationTalk on November 14, 2007819 Views

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INFRASTRUCTURE: First Nations in Talks with Enbridge to Settle Pipeline Expansion Issue

(AlbertaIndex, November 14, Wednesday) — The National Energy Board (NEB) said it has cancelled its November 14 hearing into the proposed Alberta clipper pipeline expansion project in Saskatoon after learning that two First Nations groups expect to reach settlement with builder Enbridge Pipelines Inc.

by NationTalk on November 14, 2007728 Views

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A Canadian Solution to Scrap Tie Disposal; CP Signs Agreement with the ACC

CALGARY, Nov. 9 – On Thursday, Canadian Pacific hosted leaders of the Aboriginal Cogeneration Corporation (ACC) for the official signing of an agreement that offers a new Canadian solution to CP’s need for disposal of scrap railway cross ties.

Through this new program, the scrap ties will be converted to useable energy through a process called gasification. In turn, this creates a combustible gas which is used to operate an electrical generator which feeds electrical power into existing power transmission grids. Compared to conventional burning methods, the plant is designed to gasify any biomass waste products, and through the process, create useable energy, while, at the same time, reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

by NationTalk on November 10, 2007795 Views

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Government of Canada Invests in Canada’s Largest Wind Energy Project

Natural Resources Canada
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November 8, 2007
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SAULT STE. MARIE – The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Health and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, was at the Prince Wind Energy Farm today to announce more than $53 million in funding, over ten years, for the largest wind energy project in Canada. Minister Clement, speaking on behalf of the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, was joined by Mr. Harry Goldgut, Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Brookfield Power, to make the announcement.

by NationTalk on November 8, 2007731 Views

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Fox Lake Memorial commemorates Hydro “devastation”

Media Release
November 7, 2007

Cree Nation erects monument in Gillam

On November 8 in Gillam, Fox Lake Cree Nation will dedicate a memorial to Fox Lake Members who passed away during 40 years of Hydro development in their Traditional Territory.

“We wanted to remember the people we lost during those years,” said Chief George Neepin. “Those years were very hard on our community and we have to acknowledge the devastation done to Fox Lake.”

by NationTalk on November 8, 2007845 Views

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Province Not Prepared for ‘Big Boom’ Impacts in Northern Saskatchewan

06 Nov 07

Saskatchewan is ill prepared to manage the environmental impacts that the economic boom is bringing to the northern part of the province. The boreal forest is experiencing unprecedented development activity that is introducing an astonishing jumble of unnatural and often harmful impacts.

by NationTalk on November 8, 2007793 Views

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Minister Accepts Auditor General’s Report Into Contaminated Sites, Landfills

November 7, 2007
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Plan Launched to Ensure Licensing; Solid-waste Manager Appointed to Lead Efforts

Conservation Minister Stan Struthers today accepted the auditor general’s report on the audit of Manitoba Conservation’s management of contaminated sites and landfills, and announced that Manitoba will ensure proper permitting and licensing of all of the province’s landfills.

by NationTalk on November 8, 2007774 Views

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Toews and Bezan Announce Government’s Additional Investment in Lake Winnipeg Cleanup

Winnipeg, November 7, 2007 – The Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment and the Honourable Vic Toews, President of the Treasury Board, announced today that the Government of Canada is ramping up its support to clean up Lake Winnipeg. The Government will be investing $18 million under under the Action Plan for Clean Water to fix serious water quality problems affecting the lake. This is an additional $11 million to the $7 million already committed by this Government.

by NationTalk on November 7, 2007728 Views

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Faithkeeper Of First Nations To Offer Thoughts On Global Warming

Chief Oren Lyons, The Politics of Human Beings Against Mother Earth: The Nature of Global Warming

November 8, 2007
1:30 pm | Manitoba Room, University Centre

by NationTalk on November 7, 2007768 Views

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Indigenous Knowledge and the Environment – A Day Long Symposium

Friday, November 23, 2007
8:30-4:00 pm
University of British Columbia, Ponderosa Centre

The Centre for Culture, Identity and Education (CCIE) and The David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education, in collaboration with the Indigenous Education Institute of Canada, the Pacific Peoples’ Partnership, and the Koutu Nui of the Cook Islands present

Indigenous Knowledge and the Environment A Day Long Symposium

Friday, November 23, 2007
8:30-4:00 pm
Ponderosa Centre
http://www.maps.ubc.ca/PROD/index_detail.php?locat1=192

by NationTalk on November 7, 2007752 Views

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