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18:30 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Thursday, April 25, 2019

OTTAWA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Montréal, Quebec 11:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will deliver remarks, and participate in an...


17:46 ET New Canadian Coast Guard station equipment will strengthen on-water safety in British Columbia and further protect the marine environment

VICTORIA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Coast Guard plays an important role in ensuring the safety of mariners and the protection of Canada's...


16:10 ET TransLink introduces Renewable Natural Gas to its bus fleet

FortisBC partners with TransLink to move its natural gas fleet to 100 per cent RNG by 2024 SURREY, BC, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - TransLink and FortisBC...


16:00 ET Notice to the media - Government of Canada to announce funding to address the health risks of climate change

WINNIPEG, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, Terry Duguid, Member of Parliament, ...


15:51 ET Canada invests to protect important nature area in Georgian Bay watershed

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife, and save the places we love. But the world's ...


14:30 ET Government of Canada Invests in Net-Zero Buildings

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - One of the greatest opportunities for Canada is the shift towards clean growth. Transforming how we use energy...


12:28 ET Canada invests to protect important nature areas in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife, and save the places we love. But the...


12:00 ET Canada protects important natural habitats in Quebec

MONTRÉAL, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Nature is at the heart of our Canadian identity. Protecting natural habitats is an invaluable legacy for...


11:30 ET National Geographic Society, Campaign for Nature representatives join nations in Canada to push an ambitious global agenda for nature

With only 18 months left before world leaders meet in China to finalize an agreement to address biodiversity loss, reduce historic rates of wildlife...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce the protection of important natural habitats in Quebec/

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will...


05:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Canada to announce expansion of nature protection in New Brunswick/

FREDERICTON, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Member of Parliament for Fredericton and Parliamentary Secretary to...


Apr 23, 2019, 20:15 ET Private land conservation in Canada receives major boost

Nature Conservancy of Canada and partners welcome new national program to protect nature TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Nature Conservancy of...


Apr 23, 2019, 15:51 ET Canada invests to protect more nature in southern Canada

TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife, and save the places we love. But the world's ...


Apr 23, 2019, 14:50 ET Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce the protection of important natural habitats in Quebec

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will...


Apr 23, 2019, 14:44 ET Important new wetland habitat created for Ontario's wildlife

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - A new study released today by the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (OSSGA) demonstrates how...


Apr 23, 2019, 13:15 ET Media advisory - Canada to announce expansion of nature protection in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Member of Parliament for Fredericton and Parliamentary Secretary to...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:11 ET Canada to establish a new National Wildlife Area in the Bay of Fundy

ADVOCATE HARBOUR, NS, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife and save the places we love. But ...


Apr 23, 2019, 11:30 ET Government of Canada supports establishing an environmental DNA laboratory in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Environmental DNA (e-DNA) is an efficient and non-invasive new way to sample organisms, and it is revolutionizing...


Apr 23, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce support to protect Canada's nature/

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will...


Apr 23, 2019, 06:00 ET Arçelik Aims to Raise Awareness on Climate Change Risks Through Mt. Everest Climb

Arçelik continues its efforts to build a sustainable future through its environment friendly products, sustainability projects and campaigns. Having...


Apr 22, 2019, 13:00 ET Coming soon to a city near you: science tour highlights regional impacts of our changing climate

OTTAWA, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is warming at an alarming rate — twice as fast as the average rate globally. As we plan for the future,...


Apr 22, 2019, 11:30 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada to support environmental DNA monitoring

WINNIPEG, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an event with Terry Duguid, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of...


Apr 22, 2019, 10:47 ET Air Canada Marks #Earthday2019 Via New Partnership With Ocean Clean-up Organization 4ocean

Employee participation in upcoming 2019 ocean and coastal clean-ups to mark a key milestone in company's plastic reduction strategy Plastic coverings ...


Apr 22, 2019, 10:20 ET VIA Rail and Alvéole partner to help save the bees

MONTRÉAL, April 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - To celebrate Earth Day, VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) has committed itself to furthering its environmental...


Apr 22, 2019, 10:00 ET Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Highlights Achievements in Sustainability in Second Annual Report

Tweet this release TORONTO, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is proud to present its second annual Sustainability Report,...