1999 AGM

1999 – May 28-30 – Cheticamp – Les Amis de Plain Air

Federation of Nova Scotia Naturalists
1999 Annual General Meeting
May 28, 29, 30 – 1999
Cheticamp, Cape Breton, N.S.



Programme Details

  • Friday, May 28

    • 6:30-8:30 am – Registration and Bookstore Browse
      Visitor's Centre Cape Breton Highland Park, Cheticamp
    • 8:00 pm – Outline of Weekend Activities and Opening Speeches
    • 9:00 pm – Wine and Cheese Social
  • Saturday, May 29

    • Morning Talks
    • 6:00 – 8:00 am — Bird and Nature Walks
    • 8:00 – 9:15 am — Light Breakfast
    • 9:15 am — Introductions and Poem
    • 9:30 – 10:30 am — Terry Powers: Wetlands
    • 10:30 – 11:00 am — Nutrition Break
    • 11:00 – noon — Jean Timmons: Ecotourism/Ecoterrorism
    • 12:00 – 1:00 pm — Lunch (on your own)
    • Afternoon Field Trips
    • 1:00 – 4:00 pm — Field Trips

      • #1 – Buttereau Trail
      • #2 – Acadian Trail
      • #3 – Skyline Trail
      • #4 – Whale Cruise
    • 4:00 – 6:00 pm — AGM of FNSN
    • 7:00 – 9:00 pm — Supper (Banquet at Senior's Hall)
    • 9:00 — Owl Outing
  • Sunday, May 30

    • Morning Talks
    • 6:00 – 8:00 — Bird and Nature Walks
    • 8:00 – 9:15 — Breakfast
    • 9:15 — Introduction and Poem
    • 9:30 – 10:30 am
    • 10:30 – 11:00 am — Nutrition Break
    • 11:00 – noon — Micmac Culture, History and Habitation
    • 12:00 – 1:00 pm — Lunch
    • Afternoon Fieldtrips
    • 1:00 pm

      1. Bog Trail
      2. Whale Cruise
      3. Walk to Salmon Pool or Corney Brook

    Friday (28th) evening's registration and welcome reception will be at the Visitor Centre at the west entrance to Cape Breton Highlands National Park. The Nature Bookstore will be open.

    A weekend park pass for all activities will be included in the registration fee.