A selection of Media Coverage


June 2024

CBC Newsmaker: Nova Scotia Nature Trust reaches ambitious conservation goal – one year early

CBC Mainstreet: Nova Scotia Nature Trust celebrates significant milestone

CTV News Atlantic: Nova Scotia Nature Trust meets target to double its protected lands across the province by 2025

March 2024

Global News Morning Halifax: New Nature Trust campaign to save Backlands and Blanding’s


August 2023

Guysborough Journal: Hundreds of acres of St. Mary’s River land protected

May 2023

CBC: Pleasant River couple donates piece of property to Nature Trust of Nova Scotia

April 2023

Saltwire: Nova Scotia Nature Trust protects another 450 acres near Owls Head park

CBC: Nova Scotia Nature Trust acquires 182 hectares of coastal land next to Owls Head

CTV News: NS Nature Trust acquires land to protect


December 2022

Saltwire: Nature Trust protects six more properties in Nova Scotia

October 2022

CBC: Nature Trust eyes ‘jewel’ of 100 Wild Islands

CTV News: Time running out for Nova Scotia Nature Trust to buy offshore island

March 2022

Saltwire: Three wilderness properties protected by Nova Scotia Nature Trust


December 2021

Global News: Save a Turtle for the Holidays!

CTV News: NS Nature Trust hope you shell-out for turtles

October 2021

CTV: Sobey Family donates $1 million to the Nova Scotia Nature Trust

CBC: After $1M donation, Nova Scotia Nature Trust moves closer to doubling the land it protects

SaltWire: Sobey family makes $1-million donation to Nova Scotia Nature Trust campaign

September 2021

CTV: Nova Scotia Nature Trust nears an important deadline to save three coastal gems

June 2021

CBC: Nova Scotia Nature Trust purchases beach to save coastal area, protect at-risk birds

January 2021

The Coast: First look: The Blue Mountain Birch Cove Wilderness Connector


December 2020

Global News: Nature Trust completes purchase of Blue Mountain Wilderness connector

Globe and Mail: Nova Scotia conservation group buys 220-hectare private plot of wildland outside Halifax

October 2020

CBC: Whimsical home full of cacti and carvings gifted to N.S. Nature Trust

Chronicle Herald: Landowners, public donors drive Nature Trust’s land-protection campaign

September 2020

Chronicle Herald: Nature trust launches ambitious effort to double its protected land in three years

CTV News: NS Nature Trust doubles up

July-August 2020

Rural Delivery – Of birds and sheep

May 2020

Chronicle Herald – Finding wonder in the wind birds

March 2020

Saltwire – Halifax asked to help pay for important ‘piece of the puzzle’ at Blue Mountain-Birch Cove Lakes

February 2020

Global News – Artists Rally to Help Nature Trust Save Blue Mountain Urban Wilderness


December 2019

Halifax Today – Overcoming consumerism by giving the “gift of nature”

November 2019

Atlantic Forestry Review – Urban Wildlands Protected

October 2019

Tri-County Vanguard – Crow Neck Beach Clean-up Event

CTV Live at 5 – Blue Mountain Wilderness Connector Campaign

August 2019

CBC News – Seal Island Conservation Lands Announcement & Celebration

Global News – Nova Scotia Nature Trust celebrating a historic year

July 30, 2019

The Chronicle Herald – Mabou Highlands Announcement

June 10, 2019

CBC News – Stewardship Excursion to Bon Portage Island Conservation Lands with Acadia University and CBC’s Colleen Jones

May 6, 2019

CTV National News – Barren Meadow At-Risk Reptile Sanctuary Announcement & UN Report on Biodiversity

February 12, 2019 

Ottawa pledges $1.45M to protect 7 ecological sites in Nova Scotia – CBC News

Nature trust targets Cape Breton coastal lands, key island for protection – National Post

CTV Live at 5


October 28, 2018 

Nova Scotia Nature Trust receives 93 hectares along St. Mary’s River from Sobey family – The Chronicle Herald

August 16, 2018

Urban wilderness area near Halifax now protected after anonymous donation – Global News

Anonymous donor helps Nature Trust protect threatened birds

June 25, 2018 

How one woman worked for 30 years to help an endangered plant species – CBC News

Habitat for threatened plant species sweet pepperbush protected in Nova Scotia – CTV News

Threatened plant species sweet pepperbush gets protection in Digby County


October 26, 2017

‘Diverse gem of nature’ in Cape Breton donated for preservation – CBC News

August 15, 2017

Sobey family donates property with ‘critical habitat’ to Nature Trust – CBC News


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