Category Archives: General Information

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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Forest Funeral Event

With the funeral for the Acadian Forest just a week away now (see attached poster below), Peter Ritchie would like to offer the following eulogy for publication… As we witness the demise of Nova Scotia’s mixed Acadian Forest, I would … Continue reading

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John Linder on Aquatic Entomology

TREPA (Tusket River Environmental Protection Association) is sponsoring a video presentation and discussion by John Linder on aquatic entomology ie water bugs and flies. He will outline how water bugs can indicate water quality and offer advice on chosing the … 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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