MINING: Irving lost the Maine mining battle, but history says the Canadian corporate giant will not give up

Irving lost Maine mining battle, but history says Canadian corporate giant will not give up Lance Tapley –  www.pinetreewatchdog.org. POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 Editor’s note: This is the first story in a three-part series investigating the Irving corporate presence in Maine and … Continue reading MINING: Irving lost the Maine mining battle, but history says the Canadian corporate giant will not give up

N.B. First Nation seeking access to fishery has international implications

Fishing rights are one of the big prizes for the tiny Passamaquoddy First Nation in southern New Brunswick as it negotiates status recognition with the government of Canada. (Steve Bruce/CBC) ReporterPaul Withers Another Indigenous fishery is in the works in … Continue reading N.B. First Nation seeking access to fishery has international implications

ATLANTIC HERRING: Are mass mortalities an extention of VHS in Labrador and Newfoundland?

THE STORY: Thousands of Atlantic Herring have been dying along the Fundy shores of Nova Scotia. The characteristics of the mortalities and the widely dispersed areas, suggesting the possibilit… Source: ATLANTIC HERRING: Are mass mortalities an extention of VHS in Labrador … Continue reading ATLANTIC HERRING: Are mass mortalities an extention of VHS in Labrador and Newfoundland?

ISSUES: Could Trump reverse the Katahdin Woods and Waters monument? What do you think?

COURTESY / MARK PICARD, NATIONAL RESOURCES COUNCIL OF MAINE A view of the east branch of the Penobscot River from within a section of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. A number of Republicans in Congress have lobbied President-elect … Continue reading ISSUES: Could Trump reverse the Katahdin Woods and Waters monument? What do you think?