Say no to Northern Pulp’s proposal
Northern Pulp’s proposal to dump 62 million litres per day of treated waste into the rich fishing grounds of the Northumberland Strait is not any kind of a solution; it is would be an environmental calamity.
That particular body of tidal water is the warmest summer water temperature in Eastern Canada and a tourism mecca. Coming ashore on three provinces, it is the site of a prolific shellfish and lobster industry – and emptying on both of its ends directly into the Gulf of St. Lawrence – has its own life that we must protect.
I sadly believe Premier Stephen McNeil and the Liberal Party of Nova …