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Help us Save the Blue Whale

Protect critical habitat for the blue whale in the Gulf of St. Lawrence

Take Action to Protect the Gulf!

New report from the St. Lawrence Coaltion provides tonnes of reasons why.

Halifax Diverse is ON for the summer

Make sure you don't miss any of our events. See you on the trail!

We stand with Pictou Landing & for the clean up of Boat Harbour

Read our statement of solidariy! Photo credit: Matt Gunning via Facebook.

Welcome!

Sierra Club Atlantic is a vibrant grassroots organization that empowers people to protect, restore, and enjoy a healthy safe planet. We are your chapter of Canada’s only national grassroots environmental organization, working to bring your community’s concerns to the attention of regional and national leaders. Together, we are a credible, influential voice, working to make a better world a reality.

We are involved in a broad range of activities from advocacy to education. Our major efforts are in the areas of energy and
climate change, community health, sustainable economies, the protection of wild spaces, and environmental education.

20 August, 2014
The national environmental group Sierra Club Canada today announced its support for pesticide-free buffer zones around key public areas on Prince Edward Island."This is...
14 August, 2014
The Sierra Club Canada Foundation and Save Our Seas and Shores Coalition (SOSS) are offering their support for the Innu, Maliseet, and Mi’gmaq First Nations of  ...
12 August, 2014
 Scientists studying the blue whale in the Gulf of St Lawrence are reporting alarmingly low calving rates from this critically endangered species, says the Sierra Club...
27 July, 2014
Each blue whale has a unique pattern of spots of its back, like a fingerprint or a nametag. These spots allow researchers to identify each whale as either a newcomer, or an old friend.The...
17 July, 2014
"The Atlantic Salmon and the blue whales are both very precious creatures to our nations," said Chief Claude Jeannotte of Gespeg, Quebec. He spoke in Halifax on behalf of these...
1 June, 2014
Dr John Cherry, a hydrogeologist with the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA), says fracking wells in Canada aren't built for the long haul; they tend to spring leaks."In my view,...

Ashley Greening   |   3 days 20 hours ago
Tuesday, July 22 was the first day of the Wild Child program on Prince Edward Island. I awoke bright and early, and was soon on my way to the Campus Kids Daycare at the UPEI campus. I arrived during snack...
John Bennett   |   1 week 4 days ago
The National Energy Board (NEB) is continuing its undemocratic approach to pleasing its master: the oil industry. Most recently, the Calgary-based rubber stamp is trying to use the summer to hide yet...
David Foster   |   1 week 5 days ago
Discover McNabs like never before, with Waterfront Development and Halifax DiverseThis unique, one time event offers you the opportunity to visit McNabs Island, receive two 1-hour guided walks by expert...
David Foster  |  2014-05-12 16:16

Our first walk of the summer, we're going to be led by Kate Steele of the NS Bird Society on a birding walk for beginners. We will be meeting at 8:...

Chelsea Flook  |  2013-06-11 21:35

It is our mission at the Sierra Club Prairie to develop a well-trained knowledgeable network of community leaders who are working to protect the ...

Gretchen Fitzgerald  |  2013-04-10 16:13
Municipality of the County of Colchester
c/o Sheila Arsenault, County Executive Secretary
P.O. BOX 697,
TRURO, NS
B2N 5E7

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