ISSUES: STATUS OF RESIDENT AND TRANSIENT SEA BIRDS IN HEAD HARBOUR PASSAGE AND VICINITY NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA

STATUS OF RESIDENT AND TRANSIENT SEA BIRDS IN HEAD HARBOUR PASSAGE AND VICINITY NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA, 1977… by ART’S PLACE … Continue reading

LNG: Passamaquoddy Tribe, American and Canadian Groups Continue to Oppose LNG in Passamaquoddy Bay

The following update was received from Save Passamaquoddy Bay Canada, a small incorporated group located in St. Andrews, NB. ******************************************   June 15, 2015 The threat of an LNG facility in Robinston, Maine is still very much with us. We are … Continue reading

YOU SHOULD KNOW: Millions of shorebirds depend on the Bay of Fundy and they need protection

Having been involved and concerned about the proposals for LNG terminals in Passamaquoddy Bay, I try to follow current information on the last remaining proposal by Downeast LNG. Currently the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is reviewing DLNG’s environmental submissions. Work done by Stantec … Continue reading

RADIATION FOR DINNER? Tritium Bioaccumulates in Blue Mussels – But what about scallops, clams and quahogs?

Although tritium has been continuously released into the Bay of Fundy for years, we have been told repeatedly that it is within the accepted limits and that it is not a hazard to humans since skin penetration does not occur. The … Continue reading

LNG Backgrounder – Downeast LNG, misinformation and reality at Passamaquoddy Bay

Image via Wikipedia By Robert Godfrey, Vera Francis and Hugh Akagi Originally Posted Dec. 21, 2011, at 4:35 p.m. Downeast LNG has insurmountable problems. The proposed LNG import project on Mill Cove in Robbinston and associated LNG ship delivery would place thousands of … Continue reading

OIL: Introducing the Bay of Fundy “Gatekeeper”

Energy East pipeline gatekeeper Irving Oil Ltd has logged 19 ‘environmental emergencies’ since 2012, documents show Posted On April 22nd By :EnergyNow Media A company pivotal to Canada’s most ambitious oil pipeline project has a mixed environmental record of spills … Continue reading

OIL: When there is an oil spill in the Bay of Fundy … you can expect this.

Five Years After The BP Oil Spill, Gulf Coast Residents Say “BP Hasn’t Made Things Right” By Julie Dermansky • Tuesday, April 21, 2015 – 21:31 If you ask Dean Blanchard, the largest shrimp buyer and wholesaler in the region … Continue reading

LNG: Is Downeast LNG hedging its bets in Passamaquoddy Bay?

 Is this an indication that Dean Girdis is preparing for Downeast LNG’s failure, setting himself up with a new developer’s job in Nova Scotia? Note that Girdis claims he would obtain natural gas from Canada, not the United States. Bob … Continue reading

ALTERNATE ENERGY: Building a Tidal Energy Industry in Canada a substantial opportunity for Atlantic Canada

BUILDING A TIDAL ENERGY INDUSTRY IN CANADA OFFERS SUBSTANTIAL OPPORTUNITY ACCORDING TO STUDY Thursday, April 23rd, 2015   HALIFAX, NS – A new study released today shows the potential economic opportunity in building a tidal energy industry in Canada is … Continue reading

LNG: Is anyone listening? – The Head Harbour Passage – Cobscook Bay Area is the single most important site along the North Atlantic Coast.

It has been repeated over and over for decades now as developers continue their attempts to establish heavy, polluting coastal fossil fuel industries in the Passamaquoddy – Cobscook Bay area and the unique entrance through Head Harbour Passage. For the … Continue reading

LNG: Opposition to LNG in Passamaquoddy Bay has never been about LNG – It’s about location

Downeast LNG has been pursuing this development for almost a decade now. Now they want to export from their proposed development. Seems no one, including FERC, gets it. The Quoddy-Cobscook Region is one of the most productive areas on the North … Continue reading