Salmonier Nature Park. — Photo by Roslyn Sullivan
The Department of Environment and Conservation is advising the public that due to extensive damage caused by tropical storm Leslie, Salmonier Nature Park will remain closed to the public for the duration of this season.
Although the park’s on-site school program won't be available this fall, schools in the province can avail of the park’s travelling Outreach Program.
Curriculum-related presentations cover species-at-risk, bears, biodiversity and habitat and include displays such as a polar bear skin and moose and caribou antlers.
Interested schools can call 709-229-7888 for more information or to book a visit from a park interpreter.