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An online submission by ECE Law regarding the Water Act regulations.
As part of the development of regulations for the, Water Act, ,Islanders are invited to provide comments regarding the draft regulations. All on-line comments that are received on the draft regulations before the closing date will be posted on this page. The names of people making these on-line...
When properties or proportions of properties are proposed for designation under the Natural Areas Protection Act (NAPA), the province seeks comment and input from interested groups and individuals., Properties Proposed for Designation, The following public properties or portions of properties, are...
Charlottetown Rural High School recently became the first Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) Wetland Centre of Excellence in Prince Edward Island. School alumni joined teachers, students and DUC representatives as well as many generous donors to celebrate decades of work on conservation education at the...
What are greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions?, Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are the gases that are released into the atmosphere as a result of certain activities. GHGs are accumulating in the atmosphere like a blanket, trapping heat and raising global temperatures. GHG emissions come from...
The, Water Act, was passed in the legislature in fall 2017. Since then, regulations have been developed to put the legislation into practice., Proposed Water Withdrawal Regulations, The third set of regulations -, Proposed Water Withdrawal Regulations, - is now available for public consultation....
Creating Effective Wildfire Buffers in Rural Areas, Prince Edward Island is noted for its varied and beautiful landscape but homes, businesses and cottages built in or next to forested areas can be at serious risk during wildfire situations. The best way to deal with wildfire situations is to...
Burning permits are required for all outdoor burning in PEI during fire season - March 15 to November 30 each year. Permits are available free-of-charge at any Forests, Fish and Wildlife Division office from Monday to Friday during normal working hours. Please call the closest office to ensure...
Anoxic events are a common occurrence in Island estuaries during the summer months. The symp toms of an anoxic event include: milky white or green discolouration of the water, H 2 S or 'rotten turnip' odour, and low (near zero) dissolved oxygen readings. A list...
The Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment System Regulations will be established under the, Water Act, to regulate public water supplies and municipal wastewater treatment systems. As required by the, Water Act, , they have been submitted to the Standing Committee for Communities, Land and...