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 News Releases

Recent News Releases

Government is arranging alternative delivery methods for mail

More Islanders using Triple P to enhance their parenting skills

Province renews funding for Aquaculture Programs

Campaign launched to promote new low risk drinking guidelines

Indispensible work experience being gained through PERCÉ summer internships

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 Bird of the Day

Boreal Chickadee

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 Business of the Day

Rodd Charlottetown - A Rodd Signature Hotel
in Charlottetown.

 Things To Do

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 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

Carrageen, an Irish Moss extract, is used in ice cream.

 Today in Island History

On July 1 in Island history...

1947 Four Summerside residents see "a bright, luminous object travelling at great height in the air." The Guardian notes this "could have been one of the so-called 'flying saucers' reported having been seen in the western United States and Canada."

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Breadalbane in Breadalbane

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See our Aerial Photos section for more.

Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Canavoy Island
An island, Savage Harbour.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 07/01/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: July 1, 2016

Sunrise: 05:23 AM ADT
Sunset: 09:09 PM ADT

 Charlottetown Tides

Tides for Charlottetown
Do NOT use for navigation.
Consult official tide tables.

Tide data from the
Canadian Hydrographic Service

 Environment Tip of the Day

Through the Alternative Land Use Services program launched in 2008, Prince Edward Island became the first Canadian province to offer farmers financial incentives in exchange for environmental services.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

On PEI, 5.8% of the population are living on farms compared with 3% in the rest of Canada.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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