There are thought to be 5000 different kinds of mushrooms growing in Nova Scotia. This is the Golden Chanterelle, a beautiful and delectable mushrooms you'll find in our woods.Read more
All kinds of life makes its home in the waters of the Bras d'Or Lakes. From microscopic plants called plankton that form the basis of the food web, to lobster, eels, salmon and seals.Read more
The Bras d'Or is home to the largest concentration of breeding Bald Eagles in Eastern North America. The Bras d'Or Lakes have long provided eagles with an ideal habitat--Read more
William Blake once said: "The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the Eyes of others only a Green thing that stands in the way. Some see Nature all ridicule and deformity, and by these I shall not regulate my proportions; and some scarce see Nature at all. But to the Eyes of the Man of Imagination, Nature is Imagination itself." Painters, poets, musicians, illustrators, writers, sculptors, potters, weavers, welders, carvers, videographers, photographers (the list could go on and on) -- all have fused their experiences of the natural world into works of art. Today on our homepage we are featuring a music video for the song "Bras d'Or Lakes" by The Hylozoists.