Breakaway broadcasts across the province of Quebec on CBC Radio One. Based in our Sherbrooke bureau, we cover the stories and introduce you to people from the Gaspé to the Abitibi to the Lower North Shore. We bring you information, energy, and fun all with a Quebec twist.
There's only one area left in Quebec where the spiny softshell turtle has been able to survive, and that's on a couple of pieces of property along Pike River in the Eastern Townships. We hear about the steps being taken today to protect their home and to rebuild the population with Valérie René, biologist with Nature Conservancy of Canada.