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New Polar Code a good first step, but lacks meaningful protections for the Arctic

Absence of regulations on heavy fuel oil and grey water are just the tip of the iceberg OTTAWA, Dec. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - The International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters, which takes effect Jan. 1, 2017, is a good first step, but still includes significant regulatory gaps of concern to WWF-Canada. About the code Better known as the Polar Code, the International Code for Ships Operating...

Dec 31, 2016, 05:00 ET

Inadequate protections planned for Scott Islands

Canada's first marine National Wildlife Area will not provide meaningful protections for wildlife and the marine...

Dec 29, 2016, 15:34 ET

The three Mi'gmaq communities of Quebec along with Innergex announce the beginning of commercial operation of the Mesgi'g Ugju's'n wind project

- Contribution to Innergex's annual revenues of approximately $59.6 million - First wind project completed...

Dec 23, 2016, 12:05 ET

Protecting biodiversity and expanding Canada's network of protected areas

Candidates sought for National Advisory Panel on conservation and biodiversity OTTAWA, Dec. 23, 2016 /CNW/ - Today,...