Be part of the solution

Protecting the land, air and water in New Brunswick.

Healthy Communities

Climate change is threatening the things we love.

Do Your Part

A monthly donation is the most impactful way to protect our environment.

Make a Difference

Think Globally. Act Locally

Join CCNB

Become a member and enjoy great benefits.

Volunteer

Volunteer your time and make a difference!

Sign up for EcoNews

Stay in the loop with  environmental news.

Donate

When you really want to make a difference.

Take Action

Join one of our letter writing campaigns.

Marine Conservation

working to Keep OUR OCEANS CLEAN

Forest Conservation

Preserving forests for future generations

Climate Solutions

We can all do our part

Freshwater Protection

Clean lakes, rivers and streams

Buy Local NB

Supporting our local businesses

Learning Outside

inspiring children outside

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For the Love of New Brunswick

Climate change is threatening the things we love doing in New Brunswick. Together, we can make a difference—but it has to be a real difference.

The good news: there are solutions. We can fix the pollution and behaviours driving climate change. And we’ll end up with safer, healthier communities for everyone.

Explore our climate solutions hub, For the Love of New Brunswick, for ideas on how citizens and governments can do their part, for information on how and why climate change is happening, and to see our #LoveNB video series featuring heart-warming stories from New Brunswickers about the activities we love that are under threat from the effects of climate change.

Letter-writing campaigns

Vote For The Environment This Federal Election (Sept. 20)

This election will be pivotal in determining the future we want for our families, communities, and planet. The climate and nature crises are here. Now more than ever, we need to act.

Send Your #CleanEnergy Letter

Use our letter-writing tool to call on Minister Holland for an affordable, reliable, sustainable electricity system in New Brunswick and a plan to hit 80 per cent renewables by 2030.

Send Your #StopSpraying Letter

Use our letter-writing tool to tell your MLA, the provincial government, and all party leaders to ban the spraying of our forest. Our pre-written letter will get you started, but we encourage you to add your comments on spraying and large-scale clearcutting and how it has affected you.

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Spraying in New Brunswick

Forestry companies spray clearcut areas with herbicides to kill hardwoods and vegetation that compete with the spruce, fir and pine they grow in plantations.

The Conservation Council has long advocated that the province stop the old-fashioned, citizen-funded practice of spraying the forest. Quebec banned the spraying of its public forest more than 15 years ago. Glyphosate, the main active ingredient in most herbicides used in Crown forest operations in New Brunswick, was listed as a probable carcinogen by the World Health Organization’s cancer research agency, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), in 2015. 

EcoAlert Magazine

EcoAlert is the Conservation Council of New Brunswick’s membership magazine. It brings you environmental news, exciting stories, and important action alerts from across our province.

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Webinars and Events

Recorded webinar: Public Understanding of Atlantic Electricity Issues

Watch our free online webinar hosted by Dr. Louise Comeau where she breaks down the results of our focus group and survey on electricity issues and recommendations on how to communicate electricity issues…

Recorded Webinar: Experience the Power of Art to Inspire Climate Action

Learn about our recent collaborations with community-engaged artists to reflect on the challenges of climate change and our hopes for the future. Hear about CCNB and EAC’s recent collaborations with community-engaged artists to reflect on the challenges of climate change and our hopes for the future.

Recorded Webinar: Everything You Need to Know about Flooding in New Brunswick

Watch our series of free online discussions, hosted by the Nashwaak Watershed Association in collaboration with the Conservation Council, featuring some of our province’s leading authorities on flood management.

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