Conservation Council of New Brunswick


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Conservation Council of New Brunswick (CCNB)

Address:180 Saint John St
Fredericton, NB E3B4A9

Phone:506-458-8747
Fax:506-458-1047
Web: www.conservationcouncil.ca
Established: 1969. Description:Supports environmental protection in New Brunswick and surrounding Maritime provinces by safeguarding land, air, and water. Develops and promotes solutions to pollution and resource destruction through research and education. Members: 600 members. Dues: $25/year ($10/year for students/seniors/low income).
Publications: EcoAlert (quarterly); free to members.

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"DFO's opposition to the Burnt Church plan was not grounded in conservation issues," says Inka Milewski, marine science advisor for the Conservation Council of New Brunswick, "it was about control."
A 1997 survey of estuaries in the Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine done by the Conservation Council of New Brunswick and the Conservation Law Foundation in Boston revealed widespread habitat loss caused by pollution, shoreline development, causeways and dams, and bottom dredging and dragging.
Hundreds of unionists from the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, the International Longshoreman's Association, the Public Service Alliance of Canada and the Public Service Alliance of Canada (Union of Taxation Employees) walked arm-in-arm with members of the Atlantic Regional Solidarity Network, the New Brunswick Aboriginal Peoples Council--Local 10, the Communist Party of Canada, the Canadian Unitarians for Social Justice, the New Democratic Party, the Council of Canadians, KAIROS, the Conservation Council of New Brunswick and numerous other groups.
Conservation Council of New Brunswick policy director David Coon says this guarantee of public participation in the permitting process is a first in Canada.

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