UINR represents
Cape Breton's Mi'kmaw voice
on natural resources and
environmental concerns

RECENT NEWS

2018 Scholarships

2018 Scholarships

May 11, 2018

UINR has scholarships available again this year, in partnership with Port Hawkesbury Paper and Georgia Pacific. Our objective is to promote and encourage education and careers in natural resource management. Apply! Georgia pacific scholarship 2018 PH Paper Scholarship 2018 PHP Forestry scholarship 2018

Fishing Striped Bass? We need your help!

April 18, 2018

UINR is looking for fishers to help us gather genetic information on Striped Bass to determine spawning origin. We are asking fishers who retain fish to collect fin clips and measure length (and stomach contents are helpful). If you fish or are planning to fish for Striped Bass along the eastern coast of Cape Breton … Read More

Summer Employment Opportunity

Summer Employment Opportunity

March 29, 2018

UINR is seeking a Wetland Field Assistant to provide support to our research program on coastal wetlands along the Bras d’Or Lake. (Full-time 35 hours/week, for 14 weeks, late May to late August, 2018) Read the the full job description…

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5 days ago

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It’s Malikewe’j Clean Up time!
The dumpsters are there already. Fill them up before June 6th, and then join us in cleaning up Mala.
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1 week ago

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Congratulating Dr.Albert Marshall, from Eskasoni, Unama'ki today as he receives an honorary doctorate from Acadia University.

Albert is UINR's Elder Advisor, always connecting us with Elders in Unama'ki who hold deep knowledge of the place in which we work.

Albert, you and Murdena have always been strong supporters of UINR and our partners. We appreciate your dedication to this work and your deep commitment to Mother Earth.

Congratulations! Welukwen!
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2 weeks ago

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Training for striped bass data and fin collection will be on Monday May 14 from 7 to 8 pm in the GLASS ROOM at the Membertou Sport and Wellness Centre (95 Maillard St) located across from the Hampton Inn.

The second training session will be held in Eskasoni on May 15 from 7 to 8 pm at the Crane Cove Seafoods building.

See you there!
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