Category Archives: General Information

Minutes of January Meeting

A new feature we are adding to the website for our viewers is a copy of our most recent meeting minutes. Understand that these are not the official minutes until approved at the next meeting. However, there a seldom changes … Continue reading

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“Burned” movie to be shown at Yarmouth library

TREPA (Tusket River Environmental Protection Association) is presenting the new film “Burned – Are Trees the New Coal” at the Yarmouth County Library, program room, at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 30. The award-winning documentary focuses on the eastern seaboard … Continue reading

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Farming in Labrador – A report

Jim Purdy was very involved in TREPA for many years. Formerly of Pleasant Lake, now of Happy Valley Goose Bay. The link is to a radio interview about the challenges and successes of farming in Labrador. It is recorded in … Continue reading

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Special TREPA General Meeting – January 9th

TREPA’s next board meeting scheduled for January 9th, 2019 will be preceded by a brief general meeting. The purpose and only agenda item for the general meeting is for the nomination of two new directors. The general meeting is scheduled … Continue reading

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Electricity from Forest Biomass: An Industry gone Amok.

— John Sollows On the night of November 14, TREPA screened the movie “Burned,” about the fallacies behind the American forest biomass-fuelled electricity industry. The screening was accompanied by a shorter movie on Nova Scotia’s situation, and commentary by Raymond … Continue reading

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