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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2004/2004nssc245/2004nssc245.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. Amherst Sod Limited held a permit to spread sludge on lands on the Amherst Marsh in Cumberland County, where the sludge was used in the cultivation of sod. Demolition Resources Limited (“DRL”) had ...

Category:Case Law

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The Environment Act is Nova Scotia's primary piece of environmental legislation, and it establishes mechanisms for the governance of many environmental matters that are under provincial government control.   

Category:Legislation

This Focus Area Report discusses the regulatory and management processes of aquaculture, introductions and transfers, and transgenics, and of the measures taken to minimize their impacts on wild salmon stocks. The salmon aquaculture industry in Atlantic C ...

Category:Publications

www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/2000/2000canlii3066/2000canlii...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). After the New Brunswick Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Aquaculture approved an application for an aquaculture permit and license for an aquaculture site, the Fundy ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ca/fct/doc/2002/2002fct421/2002fct421.html

This case was heard in the Federal Court of Canada. The Humber Environmental Action Group (“HEAG”) sought a Court Order that would require the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans to enforce the Navigable Waters Protection Act and order Corner Brook Pulp and ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ca/fct/doc/1998/1998canlii8449/1998canlii8...

This case was heard in the Federal Court of Canada. A Joint Public Review Panel that had been established to review the environmental and socioeconomic effects of projects that had been proposed by Sable Gas determined that socioeconomic analyses were be ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ca/fct/doc/2000/2000canlii16338/2000canlii...

This case was heard in the Federal Court of Canada. A Joint Public Review Panel that had been established to review the environmental and socioeconomic effects of projects that had been proposed by Sable Gas determined that socioeconomic analyses were be ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/2007/2007nbqb390/2007nbqb390.h...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). The Minister of Environment chose not to grant Mr. Leblanc a permit to install a concrete retaining wall and other storm surge protections on his property, as the proposed ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2012/2012nssc296/2012nssc296.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. After the Department of Environment approved an oil exploration project, the Margaree Environmental Association ("MEA") filed an appeal under the provincial Environment Act, which allows for appeal ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlsctd/doc/2002/2002canlii61681/2002can...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Trial Division). Mr. Quigley applied for a one-year permit to operate a quarry in Torbay. After the Town of Torbay chose not to approve the application, Mr. Quigley appealed to the To ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlsctd/doc/2009/2009nltd32/2009nltd32.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Trial Division). In 2000, Mr. Quigley applied for a one-year permit to operate a quarry in Torbay. The Town chose not to approve the application, and there then began a long chain of ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlca/doc/2010/2010nlca3/2010nlca3.html

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Court of Appeal). In 2000, Mr. Quigley applied for a one-year permit to operate a quarry in Torbay. The Town chose not to approve the application, and there then began a long chain of ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2005/2005nssc22/2005nssc22.htm...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. Mr. Milligan contracted to sell top soil from property that he owned. Mr. Milligan required a permit to remove topsoil from the property, and although he had at one point initiated the permit appli ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nspc/doc/2004/2004nspc42/2004nspc42.htm...

This case was heard in the Provincial Court of Nova Scotia. Mr. Milligan contracted to sell top soil from property that he owned. Mr. Milligan required a permit to remove topsoil from the property, and although he had at one point initiated the permit ap ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nspc/doc/2004/2004nspc9/2004nspc9.html

This case was heard in the Provincial Court of Nova Scotia. Mr. Milligan contracted to sell top soil from property that he owned. Mr. Milligan required a permit to remove topsoil from the property, and although he had at one point initiated the permit ap ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/2008/2008nbqb188/2008nbqb188.h...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). After the Town of Sussex approved a subdivision plan that would impact the nearby Village of Sussex Corner, the Village appealed to the Assessment and Planning Appeal Board ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ca/fct/doc/1996/1996canlii3847/1996canlii3...

This case was heard in the Federal Court of Canada. USG Canadian Mining Limited (“USG”) proposed to dredge the sea bottom of Bras d’Or Lake. An environmental assessment process was initiated, and local Mi’kmaw Bands began to prepare reports that the Mini ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/2005/2005nbqb184/2005nbqb184.h...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). After New Brunswick’s Minister of the Environment approved the construction of a new wastewater treatment system for a local hospital, the Town of Woodstock and the Village ...

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