Welcome! Here you'll find information on our community projects ranging from informational sessions on environmental topics to community involved litter clean-ups to childrens day camps. Check back for upcomming events and activities.

November 21, 2019

As part of our eco-partnership with CBRM Wastewater, ACAP Cape Breton was asked to facilitate a pod cast to summarize Phase I of the CBRM commissioned report that detailed the Washbrook Flood Water Containment project. Jen Cooper, Project Manager at ACAP Cape Breton sa...

October 16, 2019

ACAP Cape Breton and the CBRM Water Utility invite the community to attend a Storyteller’s Watershed Walk led by Mi’kmaw Elder Lawrence Wells on Saturday, October 19th at 11:00 AM. This guided walk will take attendees on a trek near the Middle Lake Well Field, the tap...

October 1, 2019

Photo Submission Guidelines

Participants from the Photographer’s Walk at Kelly Lake are invited to submit their favorite photo from the watershed adventure to be entered for a chance to win an ACAP Eco Shop gift basket! Submissions are limited to one entry per person. P...

April 5, 2019

ACAP Cape Breton is now accepting submissions for the Stormwater Solutions bursary competition. This contest is open to grade 12 students in the CBRM. It is a great opportunity for a chance to win a $1,000 or $500 bursary by problem solving and communicating scientific...

April 5, 2019

ACAP Cape Breton and CBRM Wastewater Operations are hosting our third annual bursary competition. Students can win a $1,000 or $500 bursary for their post-secondary pursuits by writing a proposal for an idea that addresses a problem posed by stormwater.

Increased imperm...

January 21, 2019

ACAP Cape Breton and the CBRM Water Utility invite the community to a free winter tree identification workshop in the woods surrounding Pottle Lake, the tap water source lake for communities on the Northside. This informative walk through the watershed will take place...

January 16, 2019

ACAP Cape Breton is now accepting submissions to our Watershed Poetry contest! This contest is open to CBRM residents aged 15 years and older. 

All entries must be submitted to ACAP Cape Breton no later than Friday, February 22nd 
for a chance to win some great pr...

June 20, 2018

You've likely driven past our location and seen that the ACAP building has sold! Our grand plan is to move to the old Fisheries Building on the Esplanade when it is all renovated for us. In the meantime we will be located at 77 Kings Road (behind the old courthouse/ACO...

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We would like to begin by acknowledge that we are in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People. This territory is covered by the “Treaties of Peace and Friendship” which Mi’kmaq Wəlastəkwiyik (Maliseet), and Passamaquoddy Peoples first signed with the British Crown in 1726. 
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