Rene Scrutton: Endowing a Lasting Legacy in Dad’s Name
31 Mar 2020
Rene Scrutton was looking for a way to celebrate her father’s life, and found the answer in an endowment. Her donation, in memory of her dad, will live on forever—generating income in perpetuity to save and protect our iconic wild places. Read her story and find out how you can make a small or large donation to our endowments.
Andy Robinson: Inspiring Others Through the Written Word
26 Mar 2020
Ever wonder who writes our fantastic donor and volunteer stories? Meet Andy Robinson - volunteer, team member and all-around great human being! Read on to hear, in his own words, why Andy started volunteering with the Nature Trust back in 2017 and how he uses his talents to inspire others.
Volunteer All-Stars Richard & Grace: Helping conserve nature one clean basement at a time
23 Mar 2020
With a lifetime spent in the health sciences field, Richard and Grace Beazley knew they wanted an active retirement—doing something healthy and physical in the outdoors. That decision, made almost 20 years ago, opened doors and opportunities they might never have expected.
International Day of Forests – A time to reconnect with the Acadian Forest
16 Mar 2020
This Saturday, March 21st marks the International Day of Forests. The Day was created by the United Nations in an effort to increase the public’s knowledge of forests and all they do for us, like filter the water we drink and supply the air we breathe. In honour of the Day, the Nature Trust would like to celebrate our very own Acadian Forest Region.
Bob & Dessie Howard: Regular Monthly Champions of Conservation
04 Mar 2020
A visit to Nova Scotia in 1987 set the path for what would become a more than 20-year legacy of monthly support for the Nova Scotia Nature Trust.
Refresh your New Year with a resolution to change land conservation
05 Feb 2020
The first flush of the New Year has faded, and the first wave of resolutions has possibly fallen by the wayside. But there is still time to refresh your New Year and make a resolution that will have real impact on protecting habitat—become a monthly donor and make a real difference!
Artists to help ‘Save the Wild Blue’
03 Feb 2020
WILD - an art exhibition will showcase 10 different artists with proceeds to support 'Save the Wild Blue'
More Magic in Mabou
31 Jan 2020
A new 130 acre property adds to the suite of protected lands in the Mabou Highlands, Cape Breton.
Celebrating 25 years of Conservation
30 Dec 2019
The Nature Trust celebrated its silver anniversary in 2019 – 25 years of protecting Nova Scotia's natural legacy! We hope you enjoy this video that celebrates our incredible 25 year journey in conservation.