Aquatic invasive species such as the green crab and tunicates are impacting our shellfish industry. Educating users of our waterways is one way to slow the spread of invasive species that are here now and preventing new pests from being introduced to our waters.
Eastern Kings Sportsplex Inc., Wheatley River Women’s Institute, Harbour Authority of Covehead, Long Creek Women’s Institute, and O’Leary Community Sports Centre are completing necessary upgrades to their community facilities to better serve the needs of residents and visitors.
More than 200 fishers, processors and industry experts are gathering in Halifax this week with fisheries ministers to discuss ways to strengthen the maritime lobster fishery.
Combined federal and provincial funding will allow the Town of Montague to revitalize the south side of the local waterfront. Plans include establishing a gallery and studio for local artisans, developing an art trail and installing a promenade along the trail.
An Island Community Fund contribution will help fund the installation of new rink boards and new kitchen equipment at the Eastern Kings Sportsplex in Souris.