Welcome to NSLC Adopt A Stream - Celebrating 20 years of Habitat Restoration

The NSLC Adopt A Stream Program provides funding and technical
support to help community volunteer organizations
undertake projects to protect, repair and improve the
aquatic and riparian habitats of local wetlands, lakes,
streams, rivers and estuaries in Nova Scotia.

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Our projects

Restored 2,171,988 square meters of degraded stream habitat
Planted 200,901 streamside trees
553 culverts assessed and 85 remediation actions taken
Re-established 395 km of fish passage
35 community based groups participate
4,522 volunteers / 124,415 hours of their time


  • West River Project Open House June 30 , 2018

    Join us for the grand opening of our new Killag River lime doser.with the
    Honorable Keith Colwell, Minister of Fisheries & Aquaculture

    200 Pool Rd, Mooseland (Sheet Harbour), NS Saturday, June 30th
    Strating at 10:00am and ending aound 4pm

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  • 2018 Upstream newsletter

    Here is our latest newsletter!!

    Read about the NSSA's activities and the NSLC AAS Porgram and the West River Sheet Harbour Porgram.

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