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August 25, 2017, by Marilyn Merritt-Gray

An abruptly called protest of local residents shut down a J.D. Irving presentation on forest spraying to Petitcodiac Village council on August 15. J.D. Irving Ltd., New Brunswick’s largest forestry […]

Pain of Mount Polley spill felt in New Brunswick

August 18, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

Ekpahak/Fredericton – Jacinda Mack, a Nuxalk and Secwepemc woman from British Columbia, was on the unceded Wolastoq and Passamaquoddy territorie ...

“We won’t be intimidated:” Miramichi salmon group on forest spraying

August 3, 2017, by Matthew Hayes

A senior employee at JD Irving, Ltd. warned the Miramichi Headwaters Salmon Federation they would face reprisals if they went public with their opposi ...

NBers stand up to spraying the forest near Mount Carleton Park

August 1, 2017, by Nathan Gullison

On August 5-7, on Route 385 near Tobique River, EcoVie, a group of concerned citizens, will be holding a demonstration to raise awareness regarding th ...

  • Return of the Wolastoq: Giving a river back its name
    May 26, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

    The Wolastoq Grand Council is supporting their youth’s proposal to change the name of the Saint John River back to its original and proper name, the Wolastoq. Wolastoq means “beautiful […]