ISSUES: Bilcon NAFTA-based lawsuit for 300 million dollars threatens the Bay of Fundy and Canadian Sovereignty

Digby Neck Quarry Bilcon Case, Tribunal Decision and Dissent Publication Date: May 11, 2015 http://www.sierraclub.ca/DigbyNeck The announcement that a NAFTA Investor State Tribunal had overturned the decision of a Canadian Federal Provincial Environmental Joint Review Panel decision to reject a US … 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

RIGHT WHALES: New Publication on vessel strike mortalities to large whales

We are pleased to announce the following paper has now been published in print, and online open access in Conservation Letters. This paper is relevant to the new proposed critical habitat to North Atlantic right whales in US waters. van … Continue reading

WHALES: Has the breeding grounds for our Fundy Right Whales been found?

From Google+ Jeff Ives  –  1:34 PM  –  Public Really interesting read. If they find a place where a lot of mating takes place, it will be a great opportunity to collect data on that aspect of right whales. New England Aquarium originally shared this … Continue reading