What do the Bras d’Or Lakes mean to you? Scholarship contest!

There is up to $1000 of scholarship money available for post secondary students who want to share what the Bras d’Or Lakes mean to them. Please pass around our scholarship contest poster to anyone who might be interested! Passion for the Bras d’Or Lakes and proof of enrolment in a post-secondary institution will be required.…

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Wjinene’n Pitu’poq ~ Explore the Bras d’Or website launch https://explorethebrasdor.com

  Explore the Bras d’Or / Wijinene’n Pitu’poq is an annual schedule of summer events that highlight and celebrate the globally unique Bras d’Or Lakes ecosystem while growing stewardship and community. Our objectives are to connect Mi’kmaw and non-Indigenous communities, promote healthy recreation and sustainable development opportunities, collect scientific data on the health of the…

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The People of the Lakes Speak Conference Report & Proceedings

The vision for the 2016 conference was to move the discussion for the Bras d’Or Lakes beyond planning and put in place actionable practices that would allow industry sectors to grow without harming the environment. Learn more about the conference outcomes in these reports.

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Press Release – October 13, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Bras d’Or Collaborative Environmental Planning Initiative leads the discussion on sustainable practices across industry sectors for Bras d’Or Lakes with Fall event, “The People of the Lakes Speak: 2016 CEPI Sustainable Practices Conference for Bras d’Or Lakes”.

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Golden Awards 2016

The Bras d’Or Golden Awards are open for nominations. Who do you know around the Lakes that is helping to protect the Bras d’Or watershed? Nominate your favourite individual, youth, business or organization for a 2016 Golden Award today! Click here to submit a nomination.

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2016 Conference Update

The CEPI conference will be held on November 8-9-10, 2016 at the Wagmatcook First Nation Cultural Centre and the Inverary Inn, Baddeck, on beautiful Cape Breton Island (morning sessions and lunches in Wagmatcook, afternoon sessions and evening presentations in Baddeck). We live in one of the most beautiful Islands in the World, a UNESCO Biosphere…

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