Keep oil and gas activities out of Laurentian Channel MPA
The federal government has just rolled out a marine protected area off the coast of Newfoundland that will be almost entirely open to oil and gas exploration and development. Please take a moment to write a letter to our government expressing your concern about upholding ecological integrity within Canada’s marine protected areas.
In your letter, you can mention the following points:
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- Marine protected areas are no place for oil and gas exploration and development
- Too little of our oceans are protected from industrial activities
- Request changes to the regulations before the Laurentian Channel Marine Protected Area is finalized