Recommended movie

We highly recommend you watch the Netflix production of”Breaking Boundaries – The Science of our Planet” In one hour and 14 minutes human activities that are impacting the overall health of our planet are categorized into 9 boundaries. The harm caused by each boundary is explained and its remedy shows a clear call to action. It is reinforcement for current believers and a real good concise educational tool for the unconvinced. 

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Forestry demonstration announced

There will be a peaceful demonstration Sunday Nov 29th from 11 am to 2 pm in New France. (MEET AT CARLETON STORE at 9:30 to follow someone to the site!)

This is to bring attention to the clearcuts scheduled on the Crown lands bounded by Fourth Lake Flowage to the north, the Tobeatic Wilderness Area to the east, the Napier river to the south and a combination of the Silver River Wilderness Area and private lands to the west.

This is prime moose country. It’s also a region that’s a buffer to our UNESCO designated biosphere which we are at risk of losing as it’s the LAW to have a buffer zone (where some of the clearcuts are planned). Bring a 6 ft scarf, or stick or rope to help form a human chain.

Let sandracphinney@gmail.com know if you wish to take part.

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Pickeral – An unexpected resource

Pickerel are here to stay, and more people need to appreciate that they are very edible.  The Confederacy of Mainland Mi’kmaq – Mi’kmaw Conservation Group’s Chain Pickerel Cookbook is now out.  It is available on the Mi’kmaw Conservation Group website: https://mikmawconservation.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/CMM_ChainPickerelCookbook_Final.pdf.

Happy fishing and happy eating!  Throw in a few smallmouth bass, as well.  Both species are introduced invasives.

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Training + Outreach Tools to Speak Up for Nature!

See link for more information.

https://mailchi.mp/cc46f3fcd805/global-bird-rescue-8037192?e=c3deeea5ab

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Clear cut video

This is a very interesting and informative video. Created by a flight simulator and Google images it makes you feel like you are really there. Quite clever.

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