There are so many government consultations going on that it’s hard to keep track! We’re making it a bit easier by compiling a list of those of interes…

Read more: Sooooo many opportunities to have your say

Environmental Network Celebrates 25 YearsFor immediate release
November 22, 2016

Fredericton – The New Brunswick Environmental Network celebrated its 25th anniversary over the weekend. During t…

Read more: Environmental Network Celebrates 25 Years

The NBEN’s Branch Out, Make Waves is a province-wide challenge that encourages youth and community groups to team up and take on tree-planting and sho…

Read more: Time to vote for Branch Out, Make Waves!

Blue Signs Lurking in the Woods

Do you ever stumble across a blue “protected natural area” sign when you are hiking in the woods? I do. And I always wonder what protected area I’m i…

Read more: Blue Signs Lurking in the Woods

Congratulations to Jim Emberger for winning  the first  Beth McLaughlin Environmental Journalism Award from the Southeast Chapter of Conserv…

Read more: Congratulations Jim Emberger!

Spray – Coming to a Clearcut Near You!

How far is it from your home to the nearest clearcut? And is that clearcut on the list to be sprayed this year? You can check out the online map and z…

Read more: Spray – Coming to a Clearcut Near You!

Happy day! Finally it looks like Canada and New Brunswick are taking climate change seriously. Really seriously. And they are ready to listen! Members …

Read more: Climate Makes it to the Front of the Line

The federal Commissioner of Environment and Sustainable Development released her spring report this week.  In it, she addresses:

Read more: Commissioner weighs in on climate change, infrastructure, and chemicals in consumer products

On March 1st 2016, the NBEN, in partnership with the NB Food Security Action Network and Farm to Cafeteria, hosted a provincial conference to explore…

Read more: Food Security & Education in NB: A Recipe for Success-read the report now!

On February 12, 2016, over 60 climate change adaptation practitioners from all across the province and beyond met to exchange and share information ab…

Read more: "Advancing Climate Change Adaptation in NB: Innovative Practices & Opportunities"-Report now available!

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Action Alerts

Still Time to Submit Comments - Snowmobile Trail Development up Mount Carleton

Monday, 21 November 2016
by Roberta Clowater, Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
You can still send in your comments until end of day Nov 21 (Monday) on the environmental assessment report about the proposed snowmobile trail at Mou…

Read more: Still Time to Submit Comments - Snowmobile Trail Development up Mount Carleton

EIA Needed to Build Bridges: Mount Carleton Park

Friday, 09 September 2016
by Linda Robertson
Attention All New Brunswickers!

There are two bridges being built in Mount Carleton Park.  One of the bridges ( Moose Brook Bridge) is being built…

Read more: EIA Needed to Build Bridges: Mount Carleton Park

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