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Welcome to the Bras d’Or Lake Biosphere

 We envision the Bras d’Or Lake as special place where communities are joined together in thoughtful promotion of environmental assets and responsible economic development.

It is our mission to engage all peoples in the balanced and sustainable development of the exceptional cultural, social, environmental and economic assets within the Bras d’Or Lake watershed.

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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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Iona on 14 January 2021. Photo by Neila MacLean.
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Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere Reserve Association updated their status.2 days ago
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Calmness on the Waters of Whycocomagh Bay
Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere Reserve Association
Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere Reserve Association updated their status.3 days ago
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In order to foster island and coastal BR as sites aplying innovative solutions in response to the pandemic, the World Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves launched a call for projects aimed at mitigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on BR territories.

Four projects will be granted with a maximum amount of 15.000 USD each, to be implemented by the end of 2021.

Find out which at https://en.unesco.org/news/world-network-island-and-coastal-biosphere-reserves-calls-innovative-solutions-mitigate-covid19