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unfccc.int/process-and-meetings/the-kyoto-protocol/what-is-t...

The Kyoto Protocol is an international agreement emerging from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Its signatories commit to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reporting and reductions and are expected to take steps domestically to achi ...

Category:Legislation

This article discusses the extent of municipal jurisdiction over environmental matters. It looks at whether there exist municipal powers that could advance the sustainability goals of the federal and provincial governments. For the most part it is the fed ...

Category:Publications

www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/corporate/intern...

The Montreal Protocol is an international agreement that was created with the goal of reducing the production and consumption of ozone-depleting substances in order to reduce their abundance in the atmosphere and protect the ozone layer.

Category:Legislation

unfccc.int/process-and-meetings/the-paris-agreement/the-pari...

The Paris Agreement is a groundbreaking international agreement emerging from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Among other things, parties to the Agreement commit to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions and reporting, with t ...

Category:Legislation

www.sararegistry.gc.ca/involved/you/folder_e.cfm

Canada. The Species at Risk Act (SARA): A Guide. Ottawa: Environment Canada, 2000.

Category:Publications

www.canlii.org/en/ca/scc-l/doc/2007/2007canlii55340/2007canl...

This application for leave to appeal was considered by the Supreme Court of Canada. Superline Fuels Inc. entered into a contract to supply an install a domestic oil tank, and it then hired a subcontractor, Mr. Buchanan, to carry out the work. About nine ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/2002/2002nbqb32/2002nbqb32.htm...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). As a bulldozer was grading land near the stone foundation of a nearby farmhouse, the bulldozer scraped the stone, which caused small rocks from the foundation to fall. One ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/1996/1996canlii4762/1996canlii...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). The plaintiff, Toronto-Dominion Bank, sued the Norrises after they defaulted on their mortgage payments. In their Statement of Defence and Counterclaim, the Norrises made a ...

Category:Case Law

www.gov.pe.ca/law/statutes/pdf/t-04_1.pdf

This Act provides for the creation, use, and maintenance of public trails on Crown lands on Prince Edward Island.

Category:Legislation

This legislation has been repealed. Though it has been replaced with the Trespass Act, SNB 2012, c 117.  This act details what is meant by trespassing, as well as what constitutes the act of trespassing within the province of New Brunswick. It also ...

Category:Legislation

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2004/2004nssc146/2004nssc146.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. Truro Sanitation Ltd. operated a construction and demolition debris disposal site, and it applied for amendments to its approval to allow it to accept materials from two industrial operations. The ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ca/fct/doc/2012/2012fc893/2012fc893.html

This case was heard in the Federal Court. Mr. Turp applied for judicial review of the Government of Canada’s decision to withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol, and argued that the Government was obliged to consult both the House of Commons and the provinces a ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2004/2004nssc101/2004nssc101.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. Twin Mountain Construction Limited (“Twin Mountain”) was charged and convicted in Provincial Court of violating Nova Scotia’s Environment Act by operating a pit for the purpose of removing aggregat ...

Category:Case Law