EcoNews — N.B.’s embarrassing energy efficiency ranking, climate action in the Throne Speech, students striking on Black Friday, and Great Trees, Great Gifts

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you our message to Premier Higgs after a new report shows New Brunswick is a national laggard on energy efficiency; we welcome new commitments on climate action in the 2019 Speech from the Throne; we invite you to … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Big news for protected natural areas, rallying for Rod Cumberland, and starting a new conversation about climate action in N.B.

In this edition of EcoNews, we celebrate a long-sought victory as the province commits to protect at least 10 per cent of N.B.'s land and water by 2020 — but where exactly the new spaces will be, and whether they'll be fully protected in law, remains … [Read more...]

EcoNews — New Brunswickers vote for climate action!

In this edition of EcoNews, we celebrate New Brunswickers who voted for climate action in Monday's federal election; we welcome you to take a journey back through time with us in our 50th anniversary special edition of EcoAlert Magazine; we share … [Read more...]

EcoNews — A scientific call to action, #GlobalClimateStrikes across N.B., and so many fun fall events

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you our Marine Conservation team's reaction to the latest IPCC report showing our oceans, coastal communities and inshore fisheries are in deep trouble if we don't take urgent action to reduce carbon pollution; we … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Sending your #stopspraying letter, turning the page on fracking, and celebrating 50 years of environmental action

In this edition of EcoNews, we invite you to join hundreds of New Brunswickers who have already sent their letter demanding the province ban the spraying of glyphosate-based herbicides in our Crown forest; we share our reaction to Corridor Resources … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Climate change and our health, new protections for our ocean, and young New Brunswickers making waves of change

This week's edition of EcoNews leads with climate change and public health. Read our new report making the critical connection between the changing climate and our physical and mental health; check out the first in our series telling the stories of … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Not again: fracking back on the table in NB, Higgs playing with stickers, CAPP’s kooky ideas, and, thankfully, some stories guaranteed to lift your spirit

In this edition of EcoNews, we bring you a mixed bag: see our reaction to news last week that Premier Higgs’ government quietly moved to allow shale gas fracking in the Sussex area, and we question the Premier’s scheme to spend citizens’ money on … [Read more...]

EcoNews Special Edition — Our shared legacy, a win for climate action, a rousing speech, and Great Moms & Great Trees

In this special edition of EcoNews, we share something we've been anxious to let out: your Conservation Council's big win at NB Power's Energy Efficiency Excellence Awards this week; plus, the wait is finally over: hard copies of The Great Trees of … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Send your letter for climate action, floods in the changing climate, supporting strong environmental assessments, and oh so many upcoming events

In this edition of EcoNews, we invite you to use our helpful letter-writing tool to call on Premier Blaine Higgs to get serious about climate solutions; we share some thoughts from our Freshwater Campaigner about flooding in our changing climate; we … [Read more...]

EcoNews — Your pathway to a cleaner future, setting the record straight on the carbon tax, GMO Atlantic salmon, and a call for volunteers!

In this edition of EcoNews, we invite you to spend an inspiring day touring the province's growing number of eco-friendly homes and businesses during our upcoming 2nd annual Pathway to a Cleaner Future - Eco Buildings Tour; we help you confront myths … [Read more...]