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Grass fires can be dangerous; Ministers urge caution
April 20, 2011

With the anticipated sunny and warm weather this weekend, Islanders should use extreme care...

Prince Edward Island leading the way with forest certification
April 20, 2011

Prince Edward Island is leading the way with its plans to seek international certification...

Cavendish Farms to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 28 per cent with move to natural gas
April 18, 2011

Cavendish Farms will invest in new technology to use more cost-effective natural gas and achieve...

Angling Season opens
April 15, 2011

The 2011 angling season opens today with measures to increase fish stocks and attract more...

UPEI students design water crossings for woodlot owners
April 1, 2011

Woodlot owners in Prince Edward Island will learn the best design options for temporary watercourse...

Wind energy profits more than $3 million for 2010
March 23, 2011

Publicly owned wind farms operated by the Prince Edward Island Energy Corporation recorded...

Canada Water Week encourages collaboration to preserve water resources
March 14, 2011

Islanders working together to protect and conserve water is the best way to preserve it for...

Prince Edward Island Energy Accord Starts
March 1, 2011

Islanders will begin to see lower electricity rates as the Prince Edward Island Energy Accord...

Atlantic Energy Ministers agree to speed up regional co-operation efforts
February 22, 2011

Atlantic energy ministers heralded a new era of cooperation during a meeting in Halifax today...

Homeowners advised to check outdoor home heat tanks
February 18, 2011

The Department of Environment, Energy and Forestry is advising homeowners to check their outdoor...

Forest co-management agreement signed with Abeqweit First Nation
February 14, 2011

A co-management agreement has been signed with the Abegweit First Nation for sustainable forest...

New wildlife card available
February 9, 2011

New wildlife cards are now available to Island hunters and trappers, says Environment, Energy...

Province protects natural landscape
February 8, 2011

An addition of seven new designations under the Natural Areas Protection Act (NAPA) increases...

New Annan recycling depot issued environmental order
February 2, 2011

The operator of a recycling depot in New Annan is removing all non-recyclable material from...

Province to seek clarification on federal support for transmission cable
January 20, 2011

Environment, Energy and Forestry Minister Richard Brown says he is requesting a meeting with...

Winter woodlot tour
January 19, 2011

Islanders interested in learning more about the role of small scale forest management in creating...

No change to home heat tank regulations
December 3, 2010

The existing home heat regulations do not require Islanders to replace their oil tanks before...

Decrease in used beverage containers on roadsides
November 4, 2010

Results from the 2010 litter survey show a reduction in empty beverage containers littering...

Non-refillable glass containers to be recycled in PEI
October 28, 2010

A pilot project to recycle non-refillable glass containers into aggregate for use in road...

Water strategy adopted at meeting of Canada’s environment ministers
October 22, 2010

Federal, provincial and territorial environment ministers are moving forward with a three-...

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