All posts in Environment

August 13, 2018, by Dallas McQuarrie

A new study details how Monsanto, a company that manufactures glyphosate-based products, used deceit and manipulation to have the chemical herbicide declared safe. The scientific article, published in the August 2018 […]

“We don’t culturally designate parking lots:” Save Officer’s Square spokesperson

June 22, 2018, by Tracy Glynn

The importance of Officer’s Square’s trees and heritage to Fredericton residents was palpable at the June 22nd press conference where residents de ...

Allies extend solidarity to Wolastoqiyik grandmothers opposing the Sisson Mine

May 31, 2018, by Tracy Glynn

In a moving show of solidarity, more than three dozen people from Fredericton visited the Wolastoqiyik grandmothers’ camp in the woods near Napadoga ...

Fredericton rallies for elm trees at Officer’s Square

May 29, 2018, by Tracy Glynn

Fredericton residents are voicing their opposition to imminent plans to cut down 19 elm and maple trees at Officer’s Square in the city’s ...

  • Busted: pesticide use a major problem in open-pen aquaculture
    May 14, 2018, by Tom Cheney with photographs by Nick Hawkins

    This month, a New Brunswick salmon aquaculture company, Northern Harvest Sea Farms, was charged with a violation of the province’s Pesticides Control Act. That quite likely means the company illegally […]