In response to the federal government's pre-budget consultations, CELA has provided recommendations related to Great Lakes and freshwater protections for consideration in Budget 2023.
Blog: Freshwater Highlights From Budget 2022
On April 7, 2022, the Government of Canada released the budget for 2022-2023, “A Plan to Grow Our Economy and Make Life More Affordable.” The budget contains several proposals and updates on federal freshwater programs. Highlights include: clean drinking water for First Nations communities, freshwater protections, and monitoring of plastic waste in water systems.
Book Review: Not on My Watch by Alexandra Morton
Book review by Rick Lindgren, Counsel, Canadian Environmental Law Association
Webinar: Effects of Toxic Substances on Great Lakes Fish Health, and What it Means for the Health and Wellbeing of People and their Communities
The Toxics-Free Great Lakes Binational Network, Blue Fish Canada, and the Great Lakes Fish Health Network invite you to a binational webinar on the impacts of toxic substances on the health of fish
Lead in ammunition and fishing gear
Title: Lead in ammunition and fishing gear Joint letter to Hon. Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada from environmental, health and indigenous organizations and multiple scientists and medical experts Resource Type: Letter Content: Lead-ammunition-fishing-gear # of Pages:…
Serious Concerns re Proposal for Commercial Production of Genetically Modified (GM) Atlantic Salmon in Canada
Title: Serious Concerns re Proposal for Commercial Production of Genetically Modified (GM) Atlantic Salmon in Canada Letter from multiple organizations to Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, and Honourable Dominic LeBlanc,…
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