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Special Appeal: Attend the Forest Funeral if you can

— John Sollows If you are free Thursday, October 19 and care about the future of our forest ecosystem, please make it to the Grand Parade in Halifax for 1 P.M. to encourage the government to take sustainable forest management … Continue reading

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Yarmouth Municipal Shoreline Protection By-Law

— John Sollows I have been reminded that too many shoreline property-owners in the Municipality of the District of Yarmouth still are unaware of the importance of leaving their shorelines wild and/or of the relevant Municipal by-law. First of all, … Continue reading

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Summer Student Position Available

TREPA has received approval from Service Canada to hire one student. The job will run for nine weeks from June 26 to August 26, 2017. The student will work 35-hour weeks at a pay rate of $10.85 per hour. We … Continue reading

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Our Green Water 

by John Sollows People in Forest Glen, Carleton, and Raynardton remember it well:  In the summer of 2007, all the lakes on the main Carleton River, from Ogden down to the upper end of Vaughan turned green.  The following year, … Continue reading

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This Year’s Lobster Draw Winner

On Saturday, May 20, at Carl’s Store in Tusket, Megan Gaudet drew the winning Lobster Draw ticket. Our winner is Milton LeBlanc of Morris’s Island. Milton is a lobster fisherman, but assures he can still put them to good use!

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