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Meet our hero: Fraser Thomson

Meet our hero: Fraser Thomson

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Apr 17, 2014 06:00 AM |

Join Fraser and become an Ecojustice Defender today!

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It's time to put the 'action' back into the killer whale action plan

It's time to put the 'action' back into the killer whale action plan

Disappointing action plan doesn't go far enough to help killer whale recovery efforts.

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Contaminated sites report shows why governments must make polluter pays a priority

Contaminated sites report shows why governments must make polluter pays a priority

Last week, the Parliamentary Budget Officer said cleanup costs for contaminated sites would cost Canadians billions of dollars. Pierre Sadik explains how enforcing the polluter pays principle could change that.

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Meet our hero: Gwen Barlee

Meet our hero: Gwen Barlee

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Apr 09, 2014 06:00 AM |

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Connecting to the dots: Fracking, water and people

Connecting to the dots: Fracking, water and people

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Apr 07, 2014 06:00 AM |
Filed under: Karen Campbell, B.C., Fracking

Karen Campbell with a fresh perspective on our B.C. Supreme Court fracking and water use case.

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Update on Ecojustice's work to protect bees, pollinators from harmful pesticide

Update on Ecojustice's work to protect bees, pollinators from harmful pesticide

Posted by Elaine MacDonald at Mar 27, 2014 06:35 AM |

Senior staff scientist Dr. Elaine MacDonald wants you to know about recent developments in our work to protect bees and wild pollinators from neonicotinoid pesticides like clothianidin.

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Why approving Enbridge's Line 9B reversal will have a toxic effect on Canada's climate

Why approving Enbridge's Line 9B reversal will have a toxic effect on Canada's climate

Posted by Albert Koehl at Mar 21, 2014 09:20 AM |

Staff lawyer Albert Koehl shows how the National Energy Board approved Enbridge's plan to reverse the flow and capacity of its Line 9 pipeline without considering the most important factor.

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Update: Going to court to protect B.C.’s water

Update: Going to court to protect B.C.’s water

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Mar 20, 2014 09:30 AM |

This week we were in B.C. Supreme Court in a bid to protect freshwater resources in British Columbia.

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Who gets to speak at the Trans Mountain pipeline hearings?

Who gets to speak at the Trans Mountain pipeline hearings?

If a pipeline proponent says its project will benefit all Canadians, then shouldn't all Canadians have the opportunity to weigh in during the decision-making process?

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The lowdown on B.C. fracking & water use

The lowdown on B.C. fracking & water use

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Mar 04, 2014 12:00 AM |
Filed under: Karen Campbell, B.C., Fracking

What you should know about fracking in northeastern B.C. and how it's affecting local freshwater resources.

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Can an 'Unstoppable Snowball' fight climate change and change the world?

Can an 'Unstoppable Snowball' fight climate change and change the world?

Posted by Pierre Hamilton at Mar 04, 2014 12:00 AM |

University of Toronto professor Dan Dolderman reveals his secret weapon — environmental psychology — in the fight to protect the planet for his children (and the rest of us).

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Who speaks for the trees?

Who speaks for the trees?

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Feb 27, 2014 06:00 AM |
Filed under: Forestry, B.C.

When we think of endangered species, we often think of animals. But endangered trees need our help too.

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How Ontario's Environmental Bill of Rights empowers Ecojustice and you

How Ontario's Environmental Bill of Rights empowers Ecojustice and you

Discover how Ontario's Environmental Bill of Rights is helping to protect your air, land and water 20 years after it came into force.

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This just in: A whale of a victory for Canada's endangered wildlife!

This just in: A whale of a victory for Canada's endangered wildlife!

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Feb 17, 2014 12:45 PM |

Federal Court ruling marks the successful end to one of our biggest lawsuits ever.

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How to make searching for environmental debates in Hansard simple (and stress free)

How to make searching for environmental debates in Hansard simple (and stress free)

Posted by Will Amos at Feb 11, 2014 05:50 AM |

Simplify your Hansard research with EnviroHansard.ca — a free website that focuses on parliamentary discussions about the environment so you can spend less time researching and more time protecting Canada's environment.

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Climate Change & Energy: How Ecojustice (and the law) can help

Climate Change & Energy: How Ecojustice (and the law) can help

An illustrated guide to the climate change and energy issues Ecojustice is monitoring or working on in 2014, including pipelines, arctic offshore drilling and the oilsands, plus our vision for a more sustainable future.

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Tell Ontario not to kill anti-SLAPP bill that defends free speech

Tell Ontario not to kill anti-SLAPP bill that defends free speech

A bill that will protect Ontarians from lawsuits meant to stifle free speech, especially when it comes to defending the environment, is in jeopardy. But your support could save it.

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Did the federal government break the law with genetically modified salmon approval?

Did the federal government break the law with genetically modified salmon approval?

Ecojustice lawyers are representing environmental groups in a legal action challenging the federal government's decision to approve the manufacture of genetically modified salmon in Canada.

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BREAKING: We're going to court over Northern Gateway

BREAKING: We're going to court over Northern Gateway

Posted by Kimberly Shearon at Jan 17, 2014 11:25 AM |

We promised that we’d fight back on Northern Gateway. Now it’s official.

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Debating the costs of stopping Asian carp (and the risk to the Great Lakes)

Debating the costs of stopping Asian carp (and the risk to the Great Lakes)

Posted by alintner at Jan 10, 2014 12:26 PM |

Protecting the Great Lakes from this invasive species of fish requires a substantial investment of time and money, but failing to act on this solution would cost us more.

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