Monthly Archives: May 2022

Nova Scotia Family Forest Network seeking Supervising Forest Professional and Network Manager 15May2022

“The Family Forest Network is a collaboration among 11 charitable, non-profit and co-operative organizations that seek to promote ecologically sensitive forest management on small, privately owned woodlands in Nova Scotia. The partners will conduct a five-year, $10.6 million project that … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia government puts hold on logging of Crown land in watershed hosting endangered Atlantic Whitefish 9May2022

UPDATE May 10 2022: Reprieve for critically endangered Atlantic whitefish as logging plans halted by Paul Withers for CBC News “N.S. government cites concerns road construction needed to access area near Bridgewater could harm lakes” ——— I just received, as … Continue reading

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What the Last Hope forest encampment in Nova Scotia is all about: In depth with Nina Newington on Talking Radical Radio 8May2022

The Nova Scotia government announced recently that a key component in the implementation of Ecological Forestry on Crown lands – the use of the SGEM, a manual that prescribes how forestry is to be conducted on the ‘Ecological Matrix – … Continue reading

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interruption of Crown land logging notices was due to technical difficulties now being addressed 4May2022

On May 1, I sent this message to Forestry Maps: There is a scuttle going on that people are not receiving notifications anymore.┬áThe last I received was for Mar 14, 2022. Have there been any more?Any clarification appreciated. Thx – … Continue reading

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