Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

The Government of Canada takes measures to ban asbestos and asbestos‑containing products

October 18, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario Protecting the environment, our communities, and the health and safety of Canadians from harmful substances and pollution is a priority …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Canadians share their views on eliminating plastic waste as the Government of Canada looks to next steps

October 12, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario Canadians know that plastic pollution is choking our oceans, lakes, and rivers and damaging the places we love. Beating plastic …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

First new Indigenous protected area in Canada: Edéhzhíe Protected Area

Located in the traditional Dehcho territory in the southwestern part of the Northwest Territories, Edéhzhíe is a spiritual place that is ecologically and physically unique. …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Parliamentary Secretary Fraser to announce funding that will help Nova Scotia homeowners improve energy efficiency and save money

Ottawa, Ontario – October 11, 2018 – Media representatives are advised that the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Member …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Governments of Canada and Northwest Territories announce funding to fight climate change and save money for homeowners, businesses, and communities

October 11, 2018 – Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Canadians need help in making their homes and businesses more energy efficient and investing in solutions that can help …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

The Government of Canada invests in the protection and restoration of freshwater resources in Atlantic Canada

October 10, 2018 – Sackville, New Brunswick The Government of Canada is committed to protecting nature and preserving it for generations of Canadians to come. …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Federal investment for eight new multi-year projects, as part of the Atlantic Ecosystems Initiatives and the Gulf of Maine Initiative funding programs

Atlantic Ecosystems Initiatives The Atlantic Ecosystems Initiatives Funding Program aims to improve the health, productivity and long-term sustainability of the ecosystems in Atlantic Canada. The …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Minister McKenna to announce the establishment of Canada’s first Indigenous protected area

Fort Providence, Northwest Territories – October 10, 2018 – Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will announce the …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Press conference: 2018 fall reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development

Ottawa, Ontario – October 1, 2018 – Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna; the Minister of Transport, Marc …

New Marine Refuges in Canada’s Atlantic Ocean 

Federal Government creates new positions to support continued scientific excellence

September 27, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario — Fostering scientific excellence and strong, science-based decision making is a priority for the Government of Canada.  As part of …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Updated statement by Environment and Climate Change Canada: Six tornadoes now confirmed in eastern Ontario and Quebec on September 21

September 27, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario Today, Environment and Climate Change Canada issued the following updated statement on the tornadoes that hit Quebec and eastern Ontario—on …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

The Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a series of activities to bring Canadians closer to nature

September 26, 2018 – Québec, Quebec Nature is at the heart of Canada’s national identity. It is a heritage that Canadians can discover, protect, and enjoy. …