Events

Marcus Zwicker, General Manager for WestFor, the consortium of mills managing the Western Crown Lands, will speak at the Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute at 4 pm, Thurs Aug 17 as part of MTRI’s Summer Seminar Series.

These seminars are being live streamed and archived on the MTRI Facebook Page.

Amongst recent seminars:

– On Aug 10, MTRI’s Jason Henry and Lori Phinney talked about Chimney Swifts, Swallows and Bats (“Bugged Out“).

– On July 20, Forest Ecologist Donna Crossland talked about The State of Nova Scotia’s Forests.

We can expect to hear a fairly different perspective from Mr. Zwicker. Zwicker and later, Crossland were interviewed earlier in the summer on CBC Information Morning.

View posts on this website citing WestFor for some further background, news stories about WestFor.

“MTRI is a non-profit co-operative with a mandate to promote sustainable use of natural resources and biodiversity conservation in the Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve and beyond through research, education, and the operation of a field station.”

MTRI is located at , 9 Mount Merritt Road, Kempt, Queens County, Nova Scotia.
View their Contact Page for driving instructions.



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