Red-tailed hawk

Posted on: December 29th, 2011 by
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It seems that the red-tailed hawk is a storm bird. I see it hunting over the marsh when storms blow in off the Gulf. Today would be such a day to expect a visit from this winter hunter.

Painting by noted Mi’kmaq artist Leonard Paul. Leonard can be contacted at:

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Book Launch of The Atlantic Coast: A Natural History

Posted on: November 16th, 2011 by
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A Natural History Join Harry Thurston to celebrate the launch of his new book, The Atlantic Coast: A Natural History published by Greystone Books/Douglas & McIntyre and the David Suzuki Foundation THURSDAY, November 17th, 2011 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm Confederation Centre Public Library, 145 Richmond Street, at the corner of Queen & Richmond CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island FRIDAY, November 18th, 2011; 7:00 p.m. Fables Club, Main St. TATAMAGOUCHE, NS MONDAY, November 21st; 7:00 Continue reading the story "Book Launch of The Atlantic Coast: A Natural History"

Words from the salt marsh

Posted on: November 10th, 2011 by
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Harry Thurston is an award winning writer and naturalist living on a salt marsh in Nova Scotia.

Image by Michael Fuller