Instead of fully clearing the reservoir area, the Liberal government has ordered Nalcor to issue consumption advisories and negotiate compensation for people affected by the raised levels of methylmercury.
Taylor walked an estimated three hours from Harbour Grace to Bay Roberts for the consultation. She did so to draw attention to the fact that, in an area without public transportation, the location of the roundtable made it unnecessarily difficult for patrons of the Harbour Grace library to attend.
“We are starting these food sharing cooperatives throughout the North with the hope that they will bring the price down, and the quality up for fresh foods,” Young said. That’s Project SucSeed’s ultimate goal.