The Sackville Rivers Association monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Mar 05 at 7 pm at Sackville Rivers Association office at 45 Connolly Rd (Rm 203, upstairs), Sackville Heights Community Center.
This month’s guest speaker will be Caitlin Grady talking about the future Sackville River-Lewis Lake Wilderness Park – Upper Sackville’s first park of over 1,600 acres.
Bio: Originally from Chelsea, Quebec, Caitlin developed her love of nature growing up hiking, camping and cross-country skiing in the Gatineau Hills. She graduated from Dalhousie University with her degree in Sustainability & Biology and stayed in Nova Scotia to continue adventuring through its unspoiled wilderness. Caitlin has worked in sea-level rise education and riparian zone restoration. She recently returned from a year-long fellowship in Costa Rica where she gained experience in protected area management and mangrove conservation. A past volunteer for CPAWS-NS, Caitlin advocates for protected areas in Nova Scotia now as a Conservation Campaigner.