Under this category, projects contribute to the protection of essential ecological processes, biological diversity, and renewable and non-renewable resources in New Brunswick at an environmentally sustainable level. They foster stewardship among residents for the province's ecological health and diversity, to benefit current and future generations. Projects have resulted in improved water quality, increased awareness of our natural areas and improved management of hazardous materials.
Projects that enhance the quality and sustainability of New Brunswick's air, land and water resources. This, in turn, will reduce risks to human life, biological diversity, and property.
Activities that protect and enhance New Brunswick's resources and natural environment through the integration of economic, social and environmental objectives. The goal is to ensure our communities, and the resources we depend on for our existence, are sustained over time.
These projects contribute to New Brunswick's environmental quality by conserving or promoting the conservation of our natural resources. They develop strategies and take actions to conserve natural and man-made materials.
This category includes projects to develop, improve or expand educational programs and support university research which address environmental issues and the principles of sustainable development. The goal is to increase environmental awareness among New Brunswickers, so we can all play a meaningful part in contributing to the quality of our environment.
The Fund supports projects to maintain and enhance New Brunswick's visual environment.