Aug. 8: Funding Announced for Environmental Projects in Atlantic Canada


The government announced over $2 million in grants and contributions funding for environmental projects in Atlantic Canada, including:

  • Through the Atlantic Ecosystems Initiatives Funding Program, $1.3 million was awarded to eight projects that focus on water quality, habitat and biodiversity, and the impact of climate change
  • The Gulf of Maine Initiative awarded more than $700,000 to four projects to maintain a healthy ecosystem, which supports long-term sustainability and economic growth.