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June 20, 2017, by Mark D'Arcy

Heavy rains and winds did not dampen the commitment of the approximately 80 people gathered to protect their communities and the Bay of Fundy from the proposed Energy East pipeline […]

Wolastoq Grand Council granted more time to consolidate their legal case

June 15, 2017, by Mark D'Arcy

Grand Chief Ron Tremblay and the Wolastoq Grand Council are moving closer in the Court of Queen’s Bench of New Brunswick to stop the Province fr ...

What the Mount Polley tailings disaster has to teach us to protect the Nashwaak from the Sisson mine

June 12, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

One of the world’s largest tailing dams is proposed to be constructed in the upper Nashwaak River Valley as part of the proposed Sisson mine operati ...

March over the Nashwaak River to highlight the secrecy and risks of the Energy East tar sands pipeline project

June 9, 2017, by Council of Canadians Fredericton Chapter

A march will be held on Saturday, June 10th in Fredericton across the Nashwaak River, 1:00pm-1:45pm. Starting at 1:00pm, people will meet at the grave ...

  • 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 […]