This 2015 proposal could result in nuclear pollution problems that vastly surpass those created at Chernobyl and Fukushima. It is an issue that continues to concern both Americans and Canadians alike. Sign the petition and learn more at: http://www.stopthegreatlakesnucleardump.com/ OCTOBER 23, … Continue reading ISSUE: NUCLEAR – Great Lakes Nuclear Waste Dump Proposal Still Being Considered – UPDATE
Part 1 – Information Petitions and Responses I request a moratorium on all oil and natural gas exploration in the near shore and offshore areas of Canada’s Atlantic coast, or a boundary similar in size that recently achieved by the … Continue reading MILITARY DUMPSITES: PART 1 – How the Government of Canada responded to concerns in 2002
We’ve been checking the potential impacts from sea level rise around the Bay of Fundy and northern Gulf of Maine. Although there are some real worries like the Point Lepreau Nuclear Power Plant, for the most part we are … Continue reading CLIMATE CHANGE: Tidal rise is predicted to have catastrophic impacts on Boston.
Communities up and down the coast have suffered losses. Here’s what happened to my hometowns – St. Stephen/Calais/Milltowns This was written in 2013 when the future of my hometown looked bleak. Today, properties have passed to the next generation and … Continue reading COMMUNITY: The painful death of my hometown – How is yours doing?
“For the last decade and a half, they have gotten greedy and have tried to put a million fish . . . in some little coves that probably shouldn’t have had more than 50,000 and everybody’s paying the price.” I’m … Continue reading ISSUES: 18 years have passed and the Bay of Fundy isn’t getting better.
Game fish introductions along the east coast. These notes, first compiled about 10 years ago, came to light during a document sort and are being published now because of the concerns currently being expressed about the genetic alterations of Atlantic … Continue reading ISSUE: FOREIGN FISH INTRODUCTIONS: Let he who is without sin ….
As the Gulf of Maine continues to warm, massive changes are happening. The Portland Press Herald has produced a series of significant articles about the warming trend in the Gulf of Maine and how it is impacting the lives of … Continue reading ISSUES: The Gulf of Maine is one of the fastest warming spots on Earth – What does it mean?
There have been horrendous storms in the past. What impacts can we expect today? ABOUT: It was 149 years ago on October 5th that the Saxby Gale devastated the coast of the Bay of Fundy. Today storms of increasing intensity … Continue reading STORMS: What if Hurricane Patricia Struck the Fundy Area?
RESPONDING TO CORPORATE WATER CONTROL Many us remember learning about the hydrological or water cycle way back in grade 9 science. Now that was decades and decade ago for me. I don’t know, perhaps they haven’t taught such things in … Continue reading WATER CLASS WARS: Does water belongs to all life on the planet or just the rich?
The following article, was published in 2015 by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and the Nordic Council of Ministers. It showed a path to reduce greenhouse gases significantly by the year 2020. Is it happening? Certainly what is we … Continue reading IS ANYONE LISTENING? Phasing out fossil fuel subsides would result in large reductions in greenhouse gases by 2020.
Canadian scientists must discard their muzzles and focus on critical issues in our oceans. NOW! First published October 27, 2015. Updated November 26, 2018 Many Canadians are fully aware of the PMOs media “KGB” and the muzzles they placed on … Continue reading ISSUES: GULF OF MAINE IN DISTRESS – ACT NOW!
Imagine, sailing ships and skyships plying the waters of the Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine, moving goods back and forth along traditional trade routes that are centuries old. Imagine also that we design these ships to reduce impacts … Continue reading ISSUES: Do Sky Sails really reduce fuel consumption up to 50%?