N.S. man files lawsuit over arrest at public meeting by mining company

An environmentalist has filed a lawsuit in connection with his arrest at a public meeting about gold mining in a community in eastern Nova Scotia in May. John Perkins, a member of Sustainable Northern Nova Scotia, says he is suing…

Nova Scotia gold mine proposal threatens pristine wilderness area: Nature Trust

A nature conservancy organization is expressing concerns about a proposed gold mining operation near what it calls a “biodiversity hot spot” in Nova Scotia’s Guysborough County. Bonnie Sutherland, executive director of the Nova Scotia Nature Trust, says the open-pit mine…