Tiffany Duong Sep. 24, 2020 10:33AM EST In ‘My Octopus Teacher,’ Craig Foster becomes fascinated with an octopus and visits her for hundreds of days in a row. Netflix In his latest documentary, My Octopus Teacher, free diver and filmmaker Craig Foster … Continue reading ‘My Octopus Teacher’ Stuns Audiences, Reinforces Power of Nature – EcoWatch
These images are of an object found on the beach below Friar’s Head at Campobello. Because the object predates the island’s aquaculture industry, it may have been used in the weir fishery. Older area residents can likely identify it if … Continue reading MYSTERIES: Fundy Mystery – Can You Identify This Object?
Roger Nason – In my research for the Grand Manan ferry system, I discovered the “Snow Maiden” shown in this photo, frequently acted as an auxiliary freight schooner during the First World War when the “Aurora” or first steamer “Grand … Continue reading SHIPS & SHIPPING: The Snow Maiden, Grand Manan, NB & Mass.
Something that may be of interest to some. A Google Earth file I created for a metal detecting group I belong to using government data that I acquired from both Federal and Provincial sources. Shows the locations of most of … Continue reading TREASURES: What treasures can be found in these old NB dump sites?
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Antibiotics in fish farming create resistance and are an animal welfare disaster. It’s time for a change A new report has issued an urgent warning on the spread of drug resistance (anti-microbial resistance, AMR) from animal to human pathogens. It … Continue reading AQUACULTURE: Antibiotics in fish farming create resistance and are an animal welfare disaster – but there are solutions.
FREEBIE FRIDAY is coming every Friday this month. If you are a teacher or homeschooler get these free resources by following us at: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Archive-Atlantic or here on FB at: https://www.facebook.com/artmackaysplace/ Continue reading EDUCATION: Distance learning for your kids, grand-kids or classroom?
BUY IT NOW POPULAR ZOOLOGY by DORMAN STEELE – 1887 – CLIP ART & E-BOOK Popular Zoology by J. Dorman Steele, J. P. W. Jenks. Published by Chautauqua Press, New York, 1887 This volume provides you with everything you need … Continue reading CLIP ART: POPULAR ZOOLOGY by DORMAN STEELE – 1887 – Clip art and E-book.
Product Description This “Blue Whale Puppet” was inspired by one I saw online somewhere. I’ve included 2 sizes, 8-1/2 x 11 and 11 x 17. Print your size choice on heavy card stock, cut out the parts, punch holes in the … Continue reading DISTANCE LEARNING – Create a Blue whale Puppet! For FREE!
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EXPLORE: Forts & Fortifications in Maine and the Maritimes TIME TO PLAN YOUR EXPLORATIONS! Zoom in and click on each balloon to get details about each site. on April 20, 2020 Source: Fundy Tides: EXPLORE: Forts & Fortifications in Maine … Continue reading EXPLORE: Forts & Fortifications in Maine and the Maritimes
NUCLEAR QUESTION FOR TODAY In February 9, 2012, two environmental groups, the Atlantic Chapter of the Sierra Club and the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility, called on nuclear authorities to drain radioactively contaminated heavy water from the core of the … Continue reading NUCLEAR QUESTION: Was radioactive heavy water removed from Point Lepreau reactor 8 years ago?
Click here to read it now and download or click below to purchase printed copies for distribution. ISSUES: By allowing forest spraying, does Canada breach its legal obligations under the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)? By Art MacKay in OCEAN … Continue reading ISSUES: By allowing forest spraying, does Canada breach its legal obligations under the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)?
The Atlantic Salmon’s Journey. An interactive fun page for kids. Subject: Biology, Environment, Education Grade Levels 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff Resource Type: Handouts, Printables, Posters File Type Jpeg (3 MB|1 page) … Continue reading DISTANCE LEARNING: The Atlantic Salmon’s Journey. An interactive fun page for kids.
Spring is comin’ fast and with distance learning underway here’s some ideas for exploring local frog ponds near your students’ homes. Join teacherspayteachers.com (it’s free) and download this and other ideas for distance learning … at really modest prices. Source: … Continue reading THE FROGS & TOADS BUNDLE by Archive Atlantic | Teachers Pay Teachers
Believe or don’t believe it, my art career began in the 1950s. I know it is really hard for the new guard to believe, but there really wasn’t any internet, Google image search, Pinterest, Wikimedia Commons or any of the … Continue reading SWIPE FILES — Any of you artists remember swipe files?
INTRODUCTION: Clearcutting, earth scouring, pesticide sprays, herbicide sprays, forest plantation monocultures … all actions that destroy our natural forests. The complex forest food web is generally understood by trained biologists, but if you don’t have that background, how can we … Continue reading OUR FORESTS – Learning why they are Important for a healthy planet
With elections looming in New Brunswick, it is disheartening to see how little progress has been made in the 5 years since this was published. As Rod Cumberland enters the political arena, we can only hope that things change for … Continue reading ISSUES: If A Tree Falls – Rod Cumberland Interview at Wilderness Obsession
Here’s an example for the International St. Croix River. I’m part owner of my power company and I want my shares! …and my dividends! by Art MacKay Our earth is filled with valuable assets. Consider our quarries, our gold … Continue reading COMMUNITY: Could citizens participate directly in publicly owned businesses of your state or province? Food for thought.
Things we should know Since its closure at Wiscasett, Maine, the nuclear waste from Maine Yankee Nuclear Plant remains stored on site … apparently with no place yet to go at an annual cost of about $10 million dollars. Learn … Continue reading ISSUES: Maine Yankee Nuclear Waste – Still No Place to Go?