Be Part of Something Big

Be Part of Something Big

A year ago, we started our Restore an Acre initiative, seeking support for our restoration efforts on the 220-acre Selkirk Road Public Forest Land. The…

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Charlottetown Federal Candidates Forum on Environmental Issues

Charlottetown Federal Candidates Forum on Environmental Issues

Charlottetown Federal Candidates Forum on Environmental Issues The event will be an opportunity to hear the views of NDP candidate Joe Byrne, Liberal candidate Sean…

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Upcoming ECOPEI AGM: The Right to a healthy environment & Fish Tales Screening

Upcoming ECOPEI AGM: The Right to a healthy environment & Fish Tales Screening

The Environmental Coalition of PEI is holding its annual general meeting on Thursday, February 19th in the Carriage House at Beaconsfield on the corner of West and Kent Streets in Charlottetown. Admission…

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Fish Tales Documentary

Fish Tales Documentary

Fish Tales is a short documentary film shot on PEI in the summer of 2013. The film explores how rivers and waterways on Prince Edward Island…

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Case Study: Dual-flush Toilets

Case Study: Dual-flush Toilets

by Rod Dempsey   My wife and I were raised in households where it was considered wasteful to dispose of anything that still worked well….

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Who is Responsible for Water

Who is Responsible for Water

by Rob Sharkie   Water is something we typically take very much for granted here on PEI, both in quantity and quality. We don’t often…

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Nitrates in your Water

Nitrates in your Water

by Irene Novaczek Many islanders had the opportunity recently to take their water into a free clinic to have it tested for nitrates. In my…

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Bottled Water: A Private Conversation

Bottled Water: A Private Conversation

by Kate MacDonald Bottled water has become an icon of health, fitness, purity, and the natural. Seen initially as a status symbol and now as…

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Appreciating Water

Appreciating Water

by Rod Dempsey   It has been said that we don’t appreciate some things until they’re gone—an observation that can be especially true when those…

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Case Study: Efficient Showerhead

Case Study: Efficient Showerhead

by Rod Dempsey Using an efficient showerhead is an easy and effective way to reduce water consumption and carbon dioxide emissions and save money. There…

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