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October 4, 2016   |  Committee News, Environment

The Energy East Pipeline Conversion

By Alan Roberts WCA  Chair –  Environment Committee   The Whiteshell Cottagers Association was asked by the TransCanada Pipeline Company to review their proposal to the National Energy Board (NEB) to convert part of their existing natural gas pipeline into a heavy oil conduit. Our Environment Committee reviewed selected portions of their proposal, and met…

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August 11, 2016   |  Committee News, Environment

ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE MEETING WITH ENERGY EAST PIPELINE

Record of Meeting between: Mr. B .J. Arnold – TCPL; Mr. G. Trask; Mr. B. Adamson; of TCPL, and Mr. D. Paquin – Concentric Public Affairs Ltd. From: The Whiteshell Cottagers Association – Environment Committee (Gary Kennedy; Garry Parker; Deborah Sequin); represented by Alan Roberts (Chair); and Dan Klass – Past President; Ronald Smith –…

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January 19, 2016   |  Committee News, Environment

Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS)

An aquatic invasive species (AIS) can either live in freshwater or marine environments. The majority of the species of concern to Manitoba, such as Zebra and Quagga mussels, Spiny Waterflea, Rusty Crayfish and Asian Carp are freshwater species. Manitoba currently has 15 aquatic invasive species.

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