Share your
COVID-19 story 


Are the stars shining brighter, are the birds singing louder?

 Has the wildlife been more visible, have you noticed less traffic?

Have the beaches been quieter, is there more or less litter?

Have you been using more electricity or using less gas?

Have you been buying more locally grown food, have you planted a garden?


We are looking for your story, photos, and thoughts on what you have seen change in the environment during these pandemic months here in Cape BretonPlease share your story and let us know how the environment around or your own habits have changed since isolation began. 


This is a research project being conducted on behalf of ACAP Cape Breton in partnership with Cape Breton University and is based on collecting local stories of changes in the environment that we have seen here during the corona virus pandemic. This will help to create a fuller picture of the ways our relationship to the world around us has been affected and changed.


Stories will remain anonymous but photos can be credited if requested. For more information and to submit your story contact Jesse at:



We would like to 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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Visit: 90 Esplanade, Sydney, NS

Mail: PO Box 28, Station "A", Sydney, NS, B1P 6G9

Phone: (902)567-1628