Net Zero RCMP Building in North Cowichan

Net-Zero RCMP Building in North Cowichan

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North Cowichan – Across the country, Canadians are feeling the impacts of climate change. By investing in initiatives that lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, increase energy efficiency and support green infrastructure, we can accelerate our progress toward net zero by 2050 and help build strong, resilient and sustainable communities in every region of the country. The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister …

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Canada supports Indigenous Guardians nature conservation with $30M fund

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Whitehorse – Inigenous Peoples have been stewards of the natural environment since time immemorial. Canada is committed to working in partnership with First Nations, Inuit, and Métis in supporting Indigenous leadership, Traditional Knowledge, and Indigenous science in nature conservation to help ensure lands, waters, and ice are protected for generations to come. Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, …

Forillon National Park

Investing $4.3m in biodiversity at Forillon National Park 

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The project targets conservation, restoration and presentation of the beaver ponds area Gaspé – Habitats connected by natural corridors are home to a greater variety of plant and animal species. Ecological connectivity therefore contributes to the protection of biodiversity, making us more resilient to climate change. Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Gaspésie–Les Îles-de-la-MadeleineParks, on …

Steven Guilbeault

Managing, protecting, recovering boreal and Gaspésie caribou

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Québec City – The governments of Canada and Quebec would like to inform the public that progress has been made in the discussions concerning the management, protection and recovery of the boreal caribou. Both governments can state today that they are confident that they will come to an agreement regarding the management, protection and recovery of the woodland caribou in …

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Building new energy-efficient fire headquarters in Welland

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 Welland – Across the country, Canadians are feeling the impacts of climate change. By investing in community initiatives that cut pollution and support efficient local infrastructure, we can keep our air clean and build strong, healthy communities for everyone to call home. This is why the Government of Canada and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) are investing in smart, …

Science Horizons Youth Internship Program

Science Horizons Youth Internship Program

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Gatineau – Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, announced further support from the Government of Canada to create more than 450 internship opportunities for recent graduates through the Science Horizons Youth Internship Program in partnership with environmental science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) employers across Canada. Interns bring creativity, new knowledge, dedication, and enthusiasm to their jobs. This …

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Canada, US release State of Great Lakes 2022 Report

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Gatineau – Fifty years ago, Canada and the United States first signed the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, a commitment to work together to restore and protect our shared and increasingly precious resource. Since 1972, the Agreement has been a catalyst for strong regional partnerships and innovative approaches to environmental actions. Environment and Climate Change Canada and the United States …

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New investment in geothermal district energy project in Whitby

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Whitby – Across the country, Canadians are feeling the impacts of climate change. By investing in community initiatives that cut pollution and support efficient local infrastructure, we can keep our air clean and build strong, healthy places for everyone to call home. This is why the Government of Canada and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) are investing in sustainable …

Steven Guilbeault Minister of Canadian Heritage

Better plastic recyclability, compostability & tracking

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Terrebonne – Canadians are concerned about the impact of plastic waste and want concrete action to improve the recycling of plastics and prevent pollution. The Government of Canada is continuing to bring forward new measures to better manage plastic and move towards its goal of zero plastic waste by 2030. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable …

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Canada outlines next steps to develop oil & gas emissions cap

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Gatineau – In the 2030 Emissions Reduction Plan, the Government of Canada committed to fighting climate change while creating jobs and building a strong economy for generations to come. Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, and the Minister of Natural Resources, Jonathan Wilkinson, opened consultations on a key commitment in that plan: capping and cutting emissions from the …