EcoNews — Chock full of opportunities for you to make a difference

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you some fantastic opportunities to be part of climate change and nature solutions, including a helpful guide to the province's new portal for nomination protected natural areas, an innovative project about … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Building an affordable, reliable, and sustainable electricity, N.B.’s new Cabinet, and more

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you an opportunity to take part in the challenges and opportunities of building an affordable, reliable and sustainable electricity system, our Executive Director gives you a rundown of New Brunswick's new Cabinet … [Read more...]

EcoNews—Feds make good moves in Throne Speech, bad moves on NB’s heavy polluters

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you our reaction to the federal government's Throne Speech, delivered yesterday, which contained strong commitments on climate action, and our reaction to the federal government's approval of N.B.'s heavy … [Read more...]

EcoNews Special Election Edition—New Brunswickers ready to vote for protected areas, forestry changes

In this special election edition of EcoNews, we bring you the results from recent polling we commissioned with ASF and CPAWS-NB showing New Brunswickers want their next government to move fast on creating new protected areas and banning glyphosate in … [Read more...]

EcoNews Special Election Edition—Questions to ask your local candidates

With the New Brunswick general election coming up on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, we wanted to help you find out where your local candidates stand on the environmental issues important to you as a Conservation Council supporter. You’ve likely noticed … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Where our forest is being sprayed this summer

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you the online map, recently released by government and the forestry industry, showing where our Crown forest will be sprayed with glyphosate-based herbicides, and we welcome you to use our letter-writing tool to … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Protecting wild salmon, a new way to give back, and inspiration for getting to #BetterThanNormal

In this edition of EcoNews, our Fundy Baykeeper joins other leading ENGOs and fisheries associations in N.B. to call for a full Environmental Impact Assessment as a salmon farming company looks to expand its operations in the Bay of Fundy; our … [Read more...]

EcoNews — In solidarity with our Indigenous and Black neighbours

In this edition of EcoNews, we share in the outpouring of grief, condolences and recognition of the need for deep, systemic change as the Black Lives Matter movement and other anti-racist and justice groups lead the work to end systemic racism and … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Amplify our call for a #BetterThanNormal recovery in NB!

In this edition of EcoNews, we welcome you to add your voice alongside the hundreds of New Brunswickers who have already joined our call for a #BetterThanNormal economic recovery in N.B.; our executive director reports on a new study from top … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Take care and #BeWell in times of crisis

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you resources to help us all get through this extraordinary time. We share a great presentation from our Dr. Louise Comeau on how we can support each other and advance the important grassroots movements in New … [Read more...]