Jane Robertson

Video journalist

Jane Robertson is a multi-platform journalist based out of Charlottetown. She has previously worked out of Edmonton, AB, and Iqaluit, NU, in her award-winning career that has spanned more than a decade with CBC. Jane.Robertson@cbc.ca Twitter @CBCJRobertson Instagram @CBCJaneRobertson

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Take a walk through P.E.I.'s prehistoric past

Geologist Laura MacNeil, who founded Prehistoric Island Tours, walks us through some of P.E.I.'s past in the Permian period and the fossils left behind from roughly 300 million years ago.

Here's what you need to know about this year's Gold Cup Parade

The 2021 Gold Cup Parade will shift and be a neighbourhood tour with two sets of similar vehicles taking different routes through the city of Charlottetown at the same time Friday morning.

Iconic Parks Canada program is teaching more first-time campers on P.E.I.

With a shimmering sparkle over the sandy beach in front of Cavendish Campground in P.E.I. National Park on Friday, the sun set — but for some of the campers it was just the beginning of a new experience.

Visitors able to help protect P.E.I. National Park with Park Promise

People are able to do their part in shared stewardship of Parks Canada spaces on P.E.I. with a new Park Promise poem and activities.

Bat house project challenges UPEI first-year engineering students

A UPEI Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering project has students building large bat houses and then learning from the data collected by passive sensors they are installing inside.

Forest bathing walks offered in Victoria Park this summer

The City of Charlottetown is offering free forest bathing walks in Victoria Park this summer, encouraging the forest therapy as a way to people to get out and enjoy nature.

Electronics recycling program expanding on P.E.I.

The free electronics recycling program is expanding on Aug. 1 through Island Waste Management Corporation drop-off sites.

Guests able to meet with Anne at Green Gables Heritage Place

Green Gables Heritage Place returns some beloved programming with costumed interpreters and expands access with barrier-free visits with expert guides.

Community group hoping to make Shipwreck Point Lighthouse shine again

A communty group in Naufrage, P.E.I. is still waiting to hear if they will be able to take ownership of the Shipwreck Point Lighthouse from Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Firewood drop-off boxes added at P.E.I. entrances to stop spread of invasive species

A pilot project will see firewood disposal bins set up at the two main entry points to P.E.I. where visitors can safely get rid of firewood from off-Island and help stop the spread of invasive species.