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 Bird of the Day

Common Merganser

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 Things To Do

Events for September 2nd, 2014

PEI 2014 Celebration Zone

2014 Charlottetown Festival

Anne & Gilbert, The Musical

Founder's Week 2014
A PEI 2014 Production

This Anne Place Exhibit

Anne of Green Gables
The Musical TM

Victoria Playhouse Festival

Kitchen Party

Eptek Summer Exhibitions

MacKinnon Homestead Scottish Ceilidh

Georgetown Ceilidh

Pop Up Exhibition & Sale at Gallery 18, New London

Dunes & Tunes Ceilidh

John A. Tweets

Oh, Canada Exhibit

Celebration Zone, Founders Week

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 What's New

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Beach Conditions Report

 Factoid of the Day

The Provincial Library Service operates libraries in 23 communities across the province.

 Today in Island History

On September 2 in Island history...

1868 A three-man Congressional delegation headed by the notorious General Benjamin "Beast" Butler departs the Island endorsing the idea of free trade between Prince Edward Island and the U.S. Congress isn't interested.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Murray River in Murray River

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

An unincorporated area, SW. of Mount Stewart.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 09/02/2014

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: September 2, 2014

Sunrise: 06:33 AM ADT
Sunset: 07:50 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

Old refrigerator equipment in Prince Edward Island must have its ozone depleting substances (ODS) removed by licenced contractors.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

It takes a combine 9 seconds to harvest enough wheat to make 70 loaves of bread.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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