Three Generations Support Lasting Landscapes
21 Jan 2020
Thank you to Isla for donating her allowance (pictured here being presented to Myrtle the Turtle) to our Lasting Landscapes Campaign.
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.
The Gift of Nature
02 Dec 2019
At this time of year when gift-giving is top of mind, the Nature Trust is offering a unique way to honour family, friends and loved ones, with a truly meaningful, lasting gift—the Gift of Nature.
The Importance of Urban Wilderness
02 Dec 2019
Protecting nature in urban areas has positive impacts on human health and well-being, and is a critical component of climate change mitigation. Find out how in our latest blog post from one of our volunteer guest writers, Courtney Hangle.
“Turn Left at the Causeway” – A Preservation Story
28 Nov 2019
This is the fascinating story of how five families contributed to the creation of what is now the Mabou Highlands Conservation Lands.
Stewardship in Action: Barren Meadow Garbage Blitz
26 Nov 2019
Stewardship in action very often involves tasks that are simple to list: Remove invasive species. Clean up a dump. Plant new trees. Protect threatened species. But put into practice, the work can be repetitive and demanding. Read more about a clean-up effort at our Barren Meadow Conservation Lands.
Connecting with Conservation Champion, Stewart McKelvey
20 Nov 2019
In 2019, the Nova Scotia Nature Trust became a beneficiary of Stewart McKelvey’s charitable ways when the company provided the highest level of support as a “Conservation Champion” for our Connecting with Nature series of hikes, events and other outings.
Silver Anniversary Dinner & Auction
30 Oct 2019
A big thank you to all those who supported our Silver Anniversary Dinner & Auction on Thursday, October 17. For a peek into the magic of the evening that was, we've created a photographic journey through the event.
Cape Breton’s Conservation Hero, David Rumsey
25 Oct 2019
This year in the Mabou Highlands of Cape Breton, the Nature Trust has secured the largest protected area in our 25 year history. But behind this success story is a long and arduous journey of hurdles and delays — an impossible feat without the herculean efforts and generosity of this year’s Nature Trust Conservation Award recipient.
Corporate partner East Coast Credit Union walks the walk—and hikes the hike!
23 Oct 2019
"In an age of artificial intelligence, climate change and constant demands in technology," says East Coast Credit Union VP, Operations, Sally van de Wiel, "we're pleased to support an organization that provides opportunities for our community members to connect with nature."