How deforestation of the Amazon has led to fires. Anyone who has visited a true rain forest, whether in the Amazon, British Columbia, or Asia, must be struck by the dampness below the massive canopy of ancient trees, a canopy … Continue reading Fundy Tides: How deforestation of the Amazon has led to fires that threaten our global future. Meanwhile here at home ….
Jul 22, 2019 Read more at: Forbes.com – David S. Anderson Contributor Science Replicas of Norse houses from 1,000 years ago in L’anse Aux Meadow, Newfoundland. WOLFGANG KAEHLER/LIGHTROCKET VIA GETTY IMAGES From the 9th to 11th centuries A.D., Viking explorers ventured out into … Continue reading Vikings In North America? New Evidence Points To Extended Occupation In Newfoundland
Sustainable Ancient Aquaculture – National Geographic Society (blogs) Lessons We Can Learn from Ancient Aquaculture Technology Use plant-based feeds instead of wild fish; Use integrated polyculture practices such as IMTA; Reduce nitrogen and chemical pollution through multi-trophic aquaculture; Reduce escapes … Continue reading Fundy Tides: Lessons We Need to Learn from Ancient Aquaculture Technology
You really don’t want to watch this video! In this video, Dr. Thiery Vrain tells you why you should be concerned about glyphosate in virtually all of your food. It’s a long video, but you need to know this even … Continue reading ISSUE – SPRAYS: You really don’t want to watch this video!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 23rd, 2018 The Federation of Independent Sea Harvesters of Newfoundland and Labrador (FISH-NL) says a dramatic decline in northern cod below 1992’s moratorium level reflects “epic” mismanagement that isn’t characteristic of the federal Department of Fisheries … Continue reading FISH-NL calls for independent investigation of ‘epic’ mismanagement of northern cod stock by Department of Fisheries & Oceans
Abandoned mines and deserted islands, Zodiac boat rides and foraged meals … all this awaits you in Newfoundland. Join us for a week full of adventure, storytelling, and windswept landscapes. We’ll visit three of Newfoundland’s most unique and historic locations: … Continue reading EXPLORE: Now here is a trip I would like to take!! Secrets of Newfoundland
Just finished this update. Great for your wall in the office, camp, or home and as a handout for school. Trout and Char of the North Atlantic By Art MacKay in FISH & FISHING 2 pages, published 3/11/2017 This infographic … Continue reading INFOGRAPHIC: Trout & Char of the North Atlantic.
William Bradford 1884 Continue reading Fishing Fleet off Labrador
The Glooscap legends Illustrated with new enhanced images By Art MacKay in Native American 32 pages, published 2/18/2017 Glooscap or Glooskap is featured in legends and stories from New England to Newfoundland and Labrador. In fact, recent writers have speculated … Continue reading Glooscap Legends Illustrated – printed or digital
Glooscap’s Legends – Just finished digitally enhancing Glooscap Legend images from 1884. Check it out. There are stories from up and down the coast. Choose your favorite canvas prints, framed prints, greeting cards if you wish. All products are produced on-demand, shipped within 48 hours, and delivered to you with a 30-day money-back guarantee. Source: Art MacKay – Glooscap’s Legends – Art for Sale Continue reading Art MacKay – Glooscap’s Legends – Art for Sale
21 Sep 2011 By Margie Goldsmith The Huffngton Post View source article I plunge into the 32-degree waters off Bell Island, Newfoundland and descend with my dive buddy to the S.S. Saganaga. This former iron ore carrier — along with … Continue reading EXPLORE: Diving Newfoundland’s World War II shipwrecks
Great Auks, drawn by John James Audubon in Birds of America. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH/PUBLIC DOMAIN On December 20, 1792, the whaling ship Asia was making its way through the Desolation Islands, in the Indian Ocean, when the crew decided to stop … Continue reading What’s A Woggin? A Bird, a Word, and a Linguistic Mystery | Atlas Obscura
The Darkness War – The Secret World Our wisdom flows so sweet. Taste and see. In the cradle of the Nameless Days, the leopard of the smoking mirror shall eat the moon and sun. There is no beginning. There is … Continue reading THE VIKING AND THE WABANAKI: The Secret world Revealed?
Purchase The Job Creator series is the first series of 100 shelters produced. These limited edition Cardborigami structures were hand assembled by participants in our 2014 #youthployment program. We partnered with theLA LGBT Youth Center in Hollywood to hire 5 homeless youth to work for us. See pictures and details about #youthployment at our events page. Our goal is to sell these shelters for recreational use in order to raise funds and produce even more shelters, with better qualities. The reason they are called the Job Creator series is because all proceeds from the sales will go directly to pay for individuals … Continue reading Need a shelter? Know someone who needs a shelter? Try this for an answer!
A whale of a history Written by Keith and Heather Nicol. Red Bay, Labrador: Canada’s newest UNESCO World Heritage Site story and photography by Keith and Heather Nicol Atlantic Canada’s other UNESCO World Heritage sites Atlantic Canada lays claim to … Continue reading LABRADOR: A whale of a history – Saltscapes Magazine
This was written in 2013 when the future of my hometown looked bleak. Today, properties have passed to the next generation and younger entrepreneurs are buying and fixing up old retail spaces and bring the potential of new life to … Continue reading COMMUNITY: The painful death of my hometowns – St. Stephen, NB and Calais, ME
Fogo Island Inn – Investing in a community on a remote island in Newfoundland. A remarkable story worth reading about! ************************ Step outside and discover our seven seasons on Fogo Island. You’ll find yourself engulfed in a rugged northern landscape. … Continue reading A Remarkable Community Development – Fogo Island Inn
Whale Alert – Reducing Ship Strikes – Worldwide Whale Alert helps reduce the chance of fatal ship strikes by large vessels by displaying active whale management areas, required reporting areas, recommended routes, areas-to-be-avoided and near real-time warnings in shipping lanes … Continue reading WHALES: Reducing Ship Strikes Worldwide with Whale Alert App
If this is true then in gives hope to fisheries recoveries up and down the Atlantica coast. But, clearly it will require adjustments and sensible management in the face of impacts to the fishermen themselves. Are we ready? History says … Continue reading FISHERIES: Cod recovery ‘quite spectacular’ in Newfoundland and Labrador – but more time needed for recovery.