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Summer 2021- Here We Come!

Field work has just begun in the watershed and is being carried out by our summer interns Keeler Colton, Jonas Gow and Arianne Janes. Keeler worked last summer on the Jijuktu’kwejk watershed as our summer ecology intern and is currently in … Continue reading

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Win a Canoe!

The Jijuktuk’wejk Watershed Alliance is selling raffle tickets on a canoe! All proceeds from the raffle will directly support  local river restoration and water-quality sampling to help our group meet our goal of a swimmable, drinkable and fishable Jijuktu’kwejk River. Click here … Continue reading

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Take a Virtual Tour of the River!

Our amazing summer students and team of volunteers have developed a virtual tour of the Jijuktu’kwejk watershed and river using a Story Map! “Saving the Jijuktu’kwejk River” is all the information and beauty of being on the river, without getting … Continue reading

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Summer Summary!

Our summer students had an amazing season in 2020!  Keeler Colton did a great job in the field and helped us all learn a lot more about the watershed.  Jeff Smith created a beautiful story map, which is an interactive … Continue reading

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Nothing Will Stop Us!

Our mighty little team is marching forward in our mission to restore the Cornwallis (Jijuktu’kwejk) River! Summer Program This summer we have two amazing student volunteers who are keen to help restore our watershed!   Keeler Colton comes to us from … Continue reading

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June is Clean Up Month!

Help Clean Up the Trail! We are cleaning the Harvest Moon trail from Annapolis Royal to Grand Pre and need your help!  Practice physical distancing while getting some sun, listen to the birds sing, and enjoy nature all while helping … Continue reading

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Summer is Coming!

For the summer of 2020, we have a great plan for students to help us learn about the river, so we can better restore and protect it! We have a project that would be great for a young biologist looking … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution for the Planet

My new years resolution for the planet was to learn more!  I decided this year to feed my inner student and gain a better understanding of the GREAT things that are happening around climate change.  That’s right there are GREAT … Continue reading

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Event Follow Up: January Beach Clean Up!

Thank you to everyone who came out to Harbourville and Long Beach to help clean up these beautiful shores!  We were around 40 people in total who picked up lots of rope, fishing gear, water bottles, household waste, and many … Continue reading

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2020 – Starting Fresh!

It’s a new year and we are starting fresh! This past year has been another one for the books!  The Alliance had a fantastic summer student who partnered with the Mikmaw Conservation Group to learn about the watershed, the river, … Continue reading

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