Category: News

Hudbay Expands Operations in Manitoba

Hudbay plans to significantly expand its operations in Snow Lake over the next few years. The New Britannia expansion will include the refurbishing of the gold plant and adding a …

Province Acquires Mobile Air-Monitoring Station

The Manitoba government has purchased a new mobile air-monitoring station that will allow enhanced responsiveness to environmental emergencies and support better air quality across the province, Conservation and Climate Minister …

Province Announces $1 Million for Green Projects Through Conservation and Climate Fund

The Manitoba government is awarding $1 million in grants from the Conservation and Climate Fund to nine organizations for green projects throughout the province. Manitoba launched the Conservation and Climate …

Upcoming Retrain Manitoba Launch

In preparation for Manitoba to move to the next stage of economic recovery and as a result of funding provided by the Province of Manitoba, YES! Winnipeg and the Manitoba …

Introducing Linda Coady, Keynote Speaker at MEIA Emerging Issues Conference 2021

Linda Coady is the executive director of the Pembina Institute, Canada’s foremost think tank on energy and environmental issues. Linda has broad leadership experience in sustainable development in multiple sectors, …

Province Releases Information on Fish Stock Assessments

The Manitoba government is releasing progress reports of the status of fish populations within the Lake Manitoba and Lake Winnipegosis fisheries, Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Ralph Eichler announced today. …

Efficiency Manitoba Now Accepting Proposals for Funding Through the Innovation Fund

Applications for the current round of funding will be accepted until November 30, 2021. There will also be future rounds of funding, subject to availability of funds. The Innovation Fund …

Call for Proposals: Fish and Wildlife Enhancement Fund

The Manitoba government is announcing a call for applications for fish and wildlife enhancement projects, with funding of up to $950,000 available. The Fish and Wildlife Enhancement Fund (FWEF) provides …

Canada Green Corps Science and Technology Internship Programme

The United Nations Association in Canada (UNA-Canada) has launched an innovative youth employment programme, Science and Technology Internship Programme (STIP) – Canada Green Corps. In this new chapter of the …

Mask use required in all indoor public spaces in Manitoba effective Aug 28.

Manitoba is expanding the vaccine passport benefit for fully immunized individuals that will enable businesses, services and events to be available without capacity limits or public health restrictions as of …

Progress Report on Shared Management of the Cedar Lake Fishery

The Manitoba government, Cedar Lake Fisheries Inc. and Chemawawin Cree Nation have released a progress report on the advancement of the shared, sustainable management of the Cedar Lake Fishery. Recently, …

National Invasive Species Municipal Expenditures Survey

The introduction and spread of invasive species threatens the environment, the economy, and society, including human health. However, the true cost of invasive species to Canadian municipalities remains unknown. For …