Don’t forget protection from nature, citizens’ mental health: Corbett responds to Fredericton’s flood engagement report

Our Executive Director Lois Corbett spoke to CTV Atlantic's Laura Brown on Wednesday, Nov. 6 after the City of Fredericton released its findings from community meetings held this summer to hear residents' experiences with back-to-back historic floods … [Read more...]

Our climate change and health special edition of EcoAlert Magazine is out!

This climate change and health special edition of EcoAlert Magazine shines a light on climate change's lesser-known public health consequences,  guides you through our 2nd Annual Eco Buildings Tour, celebrates the passage of Canada's new Fisheries … [Read more...]

After the flood: putting things into perspective

Peter Larsen’s family cottage near Belleisle Bay was destroyed in 2018. Soon, that didn’t matter.   Peter Larsen lost his family cottage to floods in 2018. Driving to Peter Larsen’s family camp near Belleisle Bay in June, 2018, was like … [Read more...]

After the flood: feeling betrayed, twice

Juliette Bossé and Lisa Sanderson replaced their basement after the 2018 floods, thinking it was a once in a lifetime event. Juliette Bossé, left, and Lisa Sanderson. When Lisa Sanderson and Juliette Bossé bought their dream house in Martinon, … [Read more...]

Stress and high water: how flooding impacts our mental health

Cottage on the Kingston Peninsula overtaken by water during the 2018 flood in N.B. This year’s historic flooding in New Brunswick damaged about 12,000 properties across the province – but it did more than just destroy bricks and mortar. A recent … [Read more...]