Welcome to the Bras d’Or Lake Biosphere Reserve!

Click on any of the headings along the top of the screen or links in the text below to find out more about Canada’s 16th UNESCO Biosphere! ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – THURSDAY – JUNE 15, 2017   BLBRA’s Annual General … Continue reading

Welcome – Explore the Bras d’Or Lake Biosphere !

Click on any of the headings along the top of the screen or links in the text below to find out more about Canada’s 16th UNESCO Biosphere!   BLBRA’s Annual General Meeting – June 15th, 2017 – 7 p.m. – … Continue reading

Publications

The 20 Hectare Classroom – Kathy Snow and Annamarie Hatcher

Brochure about the Bras d’Or Biosphere

DOWNLOAD our 2016 Biosphere Reserve brochure here

NEWS UPDATES FROM THE BRAS D’OR BIOSPHERE

Fall 2015  Update SPRING_2016 Update

Bras d’or Watch 2016 – Citizen-based Monitoring of the Biosphere

Click here: Bras d’Or Watch 2016 for background information. Your own Bras d’Or Watch 2016 Poster Watch a video about the 2015 event! Date:   July 16, 2016 6  Sites:    St. Peter’s Eskasoni Baddeck Ben Eoin Grand Narrows East Bay Sandbar  We need … Continue reading

“Walking Around the Bras d’Or” Project

HERE is a brochure about this project Click below to read 2 recent reports that describe this project and what it has accomplished! 1.  Walking Trail Initial Report – November 2013 2. Final Report to Advisory Committee 2014. More information: … Continue reading

Fundraiser at St. Georges Channel a Great Success

          A fund raising concert to support the work of the Bras d’Or Lake Biosphere Reserve Association (BLBRA) was held at the St Georges Channel Hall on the evening of June 28, 2014.  More than 100 … Continue reading

What ARE Biosphere Reserves ?

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

Industry Hall of Fame Award

The association was awarded the Destination Cape Breton Association’s INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME award last Friday at a gala awards dinner in Baddeck! The “award recognizes the personal and professional achievement and contribution of an individual or group over many … Continue reading