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Welcome to the Bras d’Or Lake Biosphere

 A place where the people who live and work within its boundary try to attain a balanced relationship with the natural world, contributing to the needs of society as a whole by showing a way to a more sustainable future.

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Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere Reserve Association

This is the Facebook page for Canada's 16th UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserve ! The Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere Reserve was designated on June 29th, 2011. Biosphere reserves are places around the world where people are working in harmony with nature - showcases for sustainable development! Visit our web site [www.blbra.ca] for information about our UNESCO Biosphere is all about!
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Packed house last eve for our Pipers Ceilidh! Thanks for coming everyone 🙂 What an amazing crew of musicians.
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The Government of Canada’s announcement this week to support these First Nations’ visions and establish protected areas covering the majority of Clayoquot Sound is an important step in recognizing Indigenous authority, protecting vital old-growth forest and coastline, and making progress towards...
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After decades of negotiations and planning, Thaidene Nene National Park Reserve is now a protected area in the Northwest Territories.
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Local Hiking Ambassadors Tristan and Tara from Eskasoni take us on a journey on the importance of the medicine wheel in the Mi’kmaq culture. Hike above the Cheticamp River, along the Acadian trail into nature, and feel the escape from day to day life.

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Local Hiking Ambassadors Tristan and Tara from Eskasoni take us on a journey on the importance of the medicine wheel in the Mi’kmaq culture. Hike above the Cheticamp River, along the Acadian trail into nature, and feel the escape from day to day life. #capebretonadventure #unamaki #capebretonculture #acadiantrail #visitcapebreton
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CALLING ALL VENDORS AT THE SUMMER GAMES!
You can win a medal too!!!

CEPI Youth, UINR, We'koqma'q First Nation and the NS Mi'kmaw Summer Games have teamed up to bring you the first ever GREEN VENDOR COMPETITION!

Awards will be given to the vendors who take the most care in proper waste disposal, recycling and the use of environmental friendly products!

To make sure we see your space/efforts, feel free to tag us on social media! And use the hashtag #KeepSummerGamesGreen!!