Thermal Refuge Mapping Begins

The Gespe’gewaq Mi’gmaq Resource Council (GMRC) will be conducting research in Ugpi’ganjig and Pabineau First Nation. We will be conducting mapping of thermal refuges on the Eel River and Nepisiguit River. We would like to inform community members a helicopter will be flying low and moving slowly near the community as we map the temperature of the river. The mapping will start on Tuesday, August 9th in Eel River. before starting work on the Nepisiguit on Wednesday, August 10th and end on Thursday, August 11th.