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Fishing season opens April 15

Statement from Office of Attorney General

Nominations open for 2015 Environmental Awards

New e-learning resource for educators working with students with Autism

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 Bird of the Day

Field Sparrow

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 Business of the Day

Kayak Rentals - Inn at the Pier
in Stanley Bridge.

 Things To Do

Events for April 18th, 2015

Our Town

Summerside Legion Kitchen Party

Classic Albums Live - Pink Floyd - The Wall

To search for upcoming events, visit our Festivals and Events page.

 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

Water on the south shore is generally warmer than water on the north shore, and is thus more suitable for swimming in the early summer.

 Today in Island History

On April 18 in Island history...

1825 The Benevolent Irish Society is organized under the patronage of Col. John Ready, an English governor with an Irish name.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Kildare Point in Alberton

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See our Aerial Photos section for more.

Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

An unincorporated area, S. of Sherbrooke.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 04/18/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: April 18, 2015

Sunrise: 06:17 AM ADT
Sunset: 08:05 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

Canadians take home an estimated 200 million plastic shopping bags each week. You can usually return these for recycling to your store - or cut down on them by bringing reusable shopping bag on your trips to the store.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Canada has 10% of the world's forests.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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