Biosphere Video – Part 2 Eco-storytelling

Bras d’Or Biosphere PART 2 Apr 2014 from Cape Breton University on Vimeo.

What ARE Biosphere Reserves ?

The first line says it all…“Biosphere Reserves are not about nature conservation, they are about people“!

Biosphere Atlas

We have recently updated and improved the use of our on-line Atlas. Click on the map or Here to look at the latest Bras d’Or Lake BIOSPHERE ATLAS!

Biosphere Reserves around the World – Map

 Click on the link or the picture of Earth for the latest map (PDF) of Biosphere Reserves around the world! Map_of_World_Biosphere_Reserves

UNESCO Science Bulletin – July-September 2013

The Summer 2013 Science Bulletin from UNESCO…

UNESCO Science Bulletin – Spring 2013

Click HERE to see the latest UNESCO Science Bulletin! Lots of interesting articles from around the world with a focus in this issue on groundwater…”out of sight – out of mind”….

Strategic Plan 2013-2015

Download the Strategic Plan here: STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE BRAS D’OR BIOSPHERE

Canadian Commission for UNESCO Bulletin – August 2012

Check out the latest bulletin from the Canadian Commission for UNESCO! CCU Bulletin August 2012

UNESCO Certificate arrives !

We have received the official UNESCO Certificate designating the Bras d’Or Lake as a World Biosphere Reserve. It is a 13″ X 20″ parchment with the official seal of UNESCO and signed by the Director-General for UNESCO. It has been … Continue reading


Map 1: Core and Buffer Areas Map 2: Land Use Buffer Areas only Core Areas only