ISSUES: Oil that doesn’t float: Tar sands oil shipped through Gulf of Maine poses threat

Many folks around the Bay of Fundy have been concerned about the impacts of the energy East Pipe Line. This is such an important issue, that we are presenting this entire article here. We beg forgiveness from Maine’s ISLAND iNSTITUTE. … Continue reading

ISSUES: History shows we won’t stop Superport Fundy. So can we change history?

Once more, announcements are being made about the new oil pipelines, oil and gas infrastructure in Saint John, and the increased traffic and risks to the Bay of Fundy. Predictably, the environmentalists have begun their efforts to oppose these developments. But, frankly, … Continue reading

ISSUES: Energy East will double oil tanker traffic in the Bay of Fundy, up to 281 a year

Energy East Is Anything But Canadian Oil For Canadians http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/the-council-of-canadians/energy-east-pipeline_b_9158434.html?fb_action_ids=10154407022850016&fb_action_types=og.likes Posted: 02/04/2016 11:49 am EST Updated: 02/04/2016 11:59 am EST By Andrea Harden-Donahue When TransCanada first announced its 4400km Energy East pipeline project from Alberta to Saint John, the spin … Continue reading

OPINION: Potash Mine Closure Could Save Inner Bay of Fundy Salmon. Wanna Bet?

The economic impacts of the mine closure in Sussex are huge and at the outset I want to stress that this article does not, in anyway, diminish those impacts. That said, sometimes there are positive results that aren’t readily apparent. As a … Continue reading