Most of us realize how important water is, but many don’t really understand how complex, diverse, and beautiful our freshwater ecosystem really is and how it is important to a huge diversity of plants and animals. This infographic was created … Continue reading WATER: East Coast Rivers & Streams Infographic
A TRUE STORY (FROM GRAND MANAN) 1943 On Sept. 23rd 1943 while vacationing on Grand Manan, Isabel (Guptill Bosien) and Bud went harbour pollock fishing. The catch was about two dozen caught from the breakwater at Ingall’s Head. A dozen … Continue reading PLACES: A true story from Grand Manan … with a moral, 1943
Crab fishermen to test ropeless fishing to help save endangered whales Idea once considered crazy could eliminate the entanglements that threaten North Atlantic right whales Hadeel Ibrahim · CBC News · Posted: Mar 25, 2018 8:00 AM AT New Brunswick snow crab fishermen will … Continue reading WHALES: Could ropeless fish traps really help save endangered whales?
Art MacKay: 06 Nov 2017 Some of us remember the Passamaquoddy Bay Region on the Maine – New Brunswick border, as a bustling centre of activity fed by the abundant fisheries of the area. Major changes have happened since the … Continue reading FISHERIES: Just how much have things changed in 90 years you ask!
From: Canadian Treasure ‹ Geological Society of London blog https://wordpress.com/read/blogs/25262983/posts/9288 Here is a treasure map found in the bottom drawer amongst the miscellany of uncatalogued maps that live there. It’s a bit of a peculiarity. Dedicated to a mother, it’s … Continue reading EXPLORE: A Grand Manan Treasure Map.
Just finished this update. Great for your wall in the office, camp, or home and as a handout for school. Trout and Char of the North Atlantic By Art MacKay in FISH & FISHING 2 pages, published 3/11/2017 This infographic … Continue reading INFOGRAPHIC: Trout & Char of the North Atlantic.
William Bradford 1884 Continue reading ART: Bradford – Fishing Fleet off Labrador