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As we launch this enhanced integrated Open Government Portal search, you may notice that there has been a reduction in the number of open information records. Please note that you can still access the publications that no longer appear here by visiting: Government of Canada Publications and Library and Archives Canada. If you have any comments or questions contact us!

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  • Environmental Damages Fund - Funded Projects

    The Environmental Damages Fund (EDF), created by the Government of Canada in 1995, follows the Polluter Pays Principle to ensure that those who cause damage to the environment take responsibility for their actions. Prosecutors and judges can recommend that financial penalties (fines, awards...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • KML
    • PDF
    • HTML
  • Significant New Activity Publications under the Canadian Environmental Protec...

    This dataset includes all significant new activity (SNAc) orders and notices published under the authority of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA). The SNAc provisions of CEPA may be applied to a substance or living organism when Environment and Climate Change Canada and Health...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • XLS
    • HTML
  • Paleo-environmental records of climate change across Canada - Vegetation Hist...

    In order to predict how present changes in climate will affect Canada's environment, it is essential to understand the environmental impacts of past climate changes. In this activity, paleogeographic data from the last 18,000 years are assembled, synthesized, published, and web-enabled to help...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ZIP
  • Renewable Energy Case Studies

    Renewable energy refers to several energy sources that all produce electrical, thermal, or mechanical energy without unnecessarily depleting resources. The renewable energy sources are generally classified as water, biomass, wind, solar, earth and energy from wastes. Renewable energy case studies...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Renewable Energy Case Studies

    Renewable energy refers to several energy sources that all produce electrical, thermal, or mechanical energy without unnecessarily depleting resources. The renewable energy sources are generally classified as water, biomass, wind, solar, earth and energy from wastes. Renewable energy case studies...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Shellfish Growing Area Quality Indicator – Classifications of Canada's Shellf...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The shellfish growing area quality indicator reports on Environment Canada's classification of Canadian bivalve molluscan...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Air Health Indicator – Cardiopulmonary (CP) mortality risk attributable to ai...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Air Health Indicator tracks the percentage of all cardiopulmonary mortality risks (deaths from heart- and lung-related...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
    • other
  • Levels of Human Exposure to Harmful Substances – Geometric mean concentration...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Levels of Human Exposure to Harmful Substances indicator presents the concentrations of select environmental chemicals in...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • other
  • EcoAction Map of Funded Projects

    Environment Canada's EcoAction Community Funding Program has provided financial support to community-based, non-profit organizations for projects that have measurable, positive impacts on the environment. The Program encourages action focused projects that will protect, rehabilitate or enhance...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • KML
    • SHP
    • CSV
    • JSON
    • HTML
  • Status of Major Fish Stocks – Status of major fish stocks, by stock group, Ca...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Status of Major Fish Stock indicator classifies stocks into healthy, cautious and critical zones, as outlined in the...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
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