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Cormier Village, NB
Purpose: The aim of the Ecoparc/Community Centre is to provide a recreation facility that will demonstrate environmental sustainability. The riverside trails through a 9-acre woodlot aim to provide an appreciation of wildlife, flora, trees, and the river ecosystem. The resotration of an environmentally-sound river and improving Acadian forest will promote a healthy environment and allow residents to learn the benefits of environmental stewardship. The close to net zero energy community centre will provide energy conservation.
Purpose: -Provide a place where young people from 12 to 18 years of age, allowing them to know themselves, their know-how, and to become a critical thinker. -We aim to train some young leaders; our way is to give them a voice, express their opinion, expressing their needs and their ideas. Our values: -Non-sexism, non-racism, non-violence, sobriety, camaraderie, engagement, respecting people and the environment.
Purpose: Our vision is to protect the natural resources of the watersheds. Our mission is to work together towards conservation the Chaleur Bay watershed’s health for future generations, while still being able to fulfill the present social, economical and environmental needs.
Purpose: As a school committee, our group raises awareness amongst students and staff members on the different environmental issues that concern us from near or far. We work on various projects in order to protect and improve the quality of our environment.
Saint John, NB
Purpose: To promote improvement in air pollution problems of our community; to advocate for change in legislation and stronger enforcement; to raise awareness so that community is empowered to be more informed and effect change in existing air quality; to work with major stakeholders, including industry, on air quality issues.
Purpose: Sensibiliser le public envers l'importance d'un cours d'eau, amémager et restaurer les cours d'eau tout en améliorant la qualité d'eau, augmenter l'habitat du poisson ~ Improve water quality, create fish habitats and increase public awareness
Purpose: To promote community-based ecological forestry internationally and initiate environmental education. Promoting sustainable land use.
Purpose: The Concerned Citizens of Penobsquis, a community organization, formed to seek justice and compensation for the damage caused by potash mine. The group is taking on the impacts of both potash mining and natural gas exploration and fracking in our rural community. As the province of New Brunswick faces more mining, oil and gas exploration, the Concerned Citizens of Penobsquis have said that we do not want to see what happened to the Penobsquis residents happen anywhere else. We feel that mining interests should not be allowed to come to a community and create irreversible damage, and have residents bear the cost of damage. We continue to stand our ground and fight for our communitys well-being.
Purpose: Involved in environmental protection in our region, especially to do with the water, the forest, banning of glyphosate herbicides, and response to unconventional hydraulic fracturing projects; also deeply involved in civil, political and human rights issues on behalf of settler Canadians and Indigenous peoples who seek to protect the environment, the public's health, and participatory democracy