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What will it take?

David sits cross-legged in the rocking chair opposite me, slender fingers clasped in his lap. He’s a tall man, lean and quiet. I have not known him long, but I can tell you that he is persistent and consistent with what he believes. He is watchful, observant…a good listener. He …

Grassroots Guardians

Why Protecting New Brunswick from Shale Gas Development is Everyone’s Responsibility Last month, Council of Canadians National Chairperson, Maude Barlow spoke to …

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 – …

Unearthed: The Fracking Facade

Afrikaan filmmaker, Jolynn Minnaar’s documentary, Unearthed: The Fracking Facade, started off as her determination to explore the potential for shale gas development …

Guess Who’s Invited to Town?

Get to know the company our government has invited to our fair province. Our government has leased 2.5 million acres of New …