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Yarmouth Chimney Swift Walk July 24

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More on Saving Hemlocks from the Woolly Adelgid

— John Sollows Ron Neville of Canada Food Inspection Agency, who gave April’s talk on this serious pest, gave me contacts for Donne McPhee, when I asked about banking seed. Ron advised that the seed bank in Frederiction is at … Continue reading

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Summer Employment Opportunity with TREPA

The Tusket River Environmental Protection Association has received approval from Service Canada to hire one student. The job will run for nine weeks from June 25 to August 25, 2017. The student will work 35-hour weeks at a pay rate … Continue reading

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Stewardship Opportunity with Nova Scotia Nature Trust

This in from Karen McKendry of Nova Scotia Nature Trust. Sounds useful and fun: Hello fellow birders! Karen McKendry here, conservation biologist with the Nova Scotia Nature Trust. If you are looking to support bird conservation even more in the … Continue reading

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Haley Road Garbage Cleanup May 22

A TREPA-RBC roadside garbage clean-up will start at 6 P. M. May 22. Meet at the Wesleyan Church Parking Lot, corner of Forest and Haley Road, and work toward the Petrocan Station. Refreshments available! Many hands make light work. Bring … Continue reading

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