Grains of Sand

Scholarship 2019 Teaser

We will be offering a very special scholarship this year and we’ll be publishing details soon! This will be our seventh annual scholarship so it’s

Read More »

AGM 2015 Recap

Thanks to everyone who attended the 2015 Annual General Meeting on June 24th at the new Central Library in Halifax. It was inspiring to watch

Read More »

Conference Thanks

One month ago today we opened the first Sable Island Conference. It was exciting to see the level of interest and support that was generated

Read More »

Video Scholarship Update

We are eagerly reviewing the scholarship applications from Grade 12 students in Nova Scotia. We received some high quality, entertaining and educational videos – our

Read More »

Legislation Update – March 21, 2013

The Canadian Senate continues to review the legislation to make Sable Island a National Park Reserve. The status page for the legislation is at: http://www.parl.gc.ca/LegisInfo/BillDetails.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&billId=5979323

Read More »

National Park Status Update

Another step forward for the Sable Island National Park Reserve was announced on February 12, 2103. Canada’s Environment Minister, Peter Kent announced that a bill

Read More »

A Friend in Scotland

Sometimes a trip to the post box brings reminders of the ability of Sable Island to stir the imagination of people all around our world.

Read More »

New Museum Exhibit for 2014

Nova Scotia’s Museum of Natural History is planning something big for Sable Island in 2014! Check out their teaser trailer at: http://museum.gov.ns.ca/mnhnew/en/home/whattoseedo/sableisland.aspx

Read More »

CBC’s Land and Sea

Learn more about the future of Sable Island by watching CBC’s “Land and Sea” episode from November 25, 2012 at: http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/ID/2308491926/

Read More »

A Christmas Gift Idea

A new song called “Sable Island Pony” from Grassmarket on their “You Are for the Ocean” album –http://www.amazon.com/Sable-Island-Pony/dp/B00A93UKOO See the album review – http://www.cbc.ca/nb/mt/east-coast-music/2012/11/music-review-grassmarket—you-are-for-the-ocean.html

Read More »