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Fracking: Who Benefits? Three Community Events

Most of us had never heard about fracking until the Province of NB leased 2.5 million acres for oil and gas exploration and development several years ago, much of it in SE NB. Lacking information on the risks involved, individuals/groups began their own research, which generated great public concern. It …

Protect our Children

“Sustainable development must define the choices we make to provide our children with both a thriving and healthy world.  When it comes …

A Community in the Crosshairs

There is no way around it. A village without water will die. Several years ago, our village dug 35 wells before finding …

This land is my land…or is it?

Last week in Hillsborough, Dave Core, founding president of CAEPLA, Canadian Association of Energy and Pipeline Landowners Associations to spoke to a …

License vs Lease

Our government downplays citizen concerns, saying not to worry about seismic testing, because it is only exploration. Are exploration licenses and production …

Wetlands taking a blasting

(Conservation Council of NB Media Release; news coverage to follow) Shale gas exploration gets green light in wetlands, around watercourses Fredericton – …