Government of New Brunswick - Environment and Local Government - Latest News http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/environment_and_local_government.html Government of New Brunswick - Environment and Local Government - Latest News en Supervisor appointed for the rural community of Campobello Island http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2020.07.0417.html Richard (Dick) Isabelle has been appointed supervisor for the rural community of Campobello Island. The appointment under the province’s Control of Municipalities Act was initiated when the council of Campobello Island lost quorum in May 2020. Fri, 24 Jul 2020 13:20:00 -0400 New Brunswickers encouraged to conserve water http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2020.07.0386.html Surface water and groundwater levels are lower than normal throughout the province, which is why New Brunswickers are advised to conserve water. Fri, 03 Jul 2020 11:43:00 -0400 New initiatives underway in Shediac Bay watershed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2020.07.0385.html The provincial government’s technical working group tasked with developing a management plan for Shediac Bay watershed, which includes Parlee Beach, is expected to complete the plan by year’s end. Fri, 03 Jul 2020 08:43:00 -0400 Public advised of risks associated with blue-green algae as warmer weather sets in http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2020.06.0357.html The public is reminded that some types of blue-green algae produce toxins which can cause skin, eye and throat irritation. More serious health effects such as gastrointestinal illness can occur if toxins are consumed. These toxins can also be harmful to fish, wildlife, livestock and domestic animals. Thu, 18 Jun 2020 13:17:00 -0400 Air quality approval renewed for Irving Oil Refinery http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2020.06.0353.html The provincial government will issue a new Class 1 air quality approval for the Irving Oil Refinery in Saint John. Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:07:00 -0400 Fri, 24 Jul 2020 13:20:00 -0400