Wilsons Home Heating is Spreading the Warm!


If you are considering a change in oil supply company – please take a look at this amazing opportunity!

Spread the Warmth

This fall when you sign up for a new automatic delivery, main heating account for oil or propane, Wilsons Home Heating will give you 100 Litres FREE. On top of that, Wilsons will be donating $100 to a registered charity like Coastal Action!

Generations Active Park Rain Gardens



Come join Coastal Action and the Town of Bridgewater to help construct two hybrid rain gardens at Generations Active Park Off-leash Dog Park in Bridgewater next week-October 4th and 5th.

If you are interested in joining, please contact Amy Buckland-Nicks by email (amy@coastalaction.org) or by calling the Coastal Action office (1-902-634-9977).

TD Tree Days Planting Event

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The community green space and outdoor classroom project has been guided by a committee of organisations over the past years, including:

  • Bridgewater Development Association
  • Town of Bridgewater
  • Bluenose Coastal Action Foundation
  • Nova Scotia Community College
  • South Shore Regional School Board

Summer issue of the Coastal Chronicle

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Check out Coastal Action’s newest summer issue of the Coastal Chronicle!

This is Coastal Action’s third issue of our quarterly E-newletter. This issue highlights the work being conducted on East River for the Elver Abundance Study and the Marine Protected Area Consideration in Mahone Bay, information on Morton Centre Summer Camps and the upcoming Growing Green Festival, and an overview of the past Rain Barrel Workshop hosted by Coastal Action. Lastly, this issues profile highlights on the Nova Scotia Youth Conservation Corps Program.

Wine & Cheese Social



Stay tuned to learn more about Coastal Actions Wine & Cheese Social in October, where there will be a selection of local wines paired with cheese.

More details to follow.


Rain Barrel Construction Workshop

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When? Sunday July 10th from 2pm to 5pm
Where? Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre

*Rain Date: July 17th 2pm to 5pm


Bluenose Coastal Action Foundation and Town of Bridgewater will be hosting a FREE 3-hour rain barrel building workshop at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre. Open to all. The program aims to give residents the equipment, tools, and training to build their own rain barrel, of which 15 will be available.

Donations needed:
Refreshments (cans of juice or jugs of water)

Volunteers needed:
We are looking for 1-2 volunteers to help the event run smoothly, ideally individuals that are comfortable using power tools such as drills.