CBC Prince Edward Island
Bookmark and Share

Nature Conservancy looking to purchase P.E.I. land


Two significant areas in Prince Edward Island have been targeted for protection by the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

The first is the popular cottage and beach area of St. Peter's Harbour, and the second is the Percival River area which is pictured above.

The conservancy is in the midst of a fundraising effort to purchase 118 acres at St. Peters.

Andrew Holland and Julie Vasseur stopped into the studio to talk about the project.


Download Flash Player to view this content.

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.