Let's take care of our land of plenty!

The Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group's (PCSDG) mission is to engage citizen participation towards the sustainability of Cocagne watershed communities
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July 18, 2019

Dieppe - As part of this workshop we explored Dre Catherine Mah's evaluations from the Dalhousie University Food Policy Lab in conjunction with the organization SENB Foods about municipal food policies.

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May 30, 2019

 

South-East NB - This spring, the Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group (PCSDG) in collaboration with the Cap-Pelé and Beaubassin watershed group, Vision H2O installed more than 20 nestboxes for tree swallows that were manufactured by Louis- Émile Cormier, naturalist of Cocagne.



THE 11TH OF JUNE 2019

We had a meeting at the Cocagne marina to talk about the adaptation of climate change in Cocagne and Grande-Digue.

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April 14, 2019

Grande-Digue - Seventeen eager participants attended the workshop led by Rosemary Tayler and organized by the Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group in the village of Grand Digue just north of Moncton, New Brunswick, along the Northumberland Strait.

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8 June 2019

Cocagne - There was a natural dyeing workshop where we created natural dye and tried in on diffrents types of fabric. This workshop took place at the Marcel Goguen farm in Cocagne on June 8, 2019. Several people participated in this colorful activity. This is the first activity in the "Colors of the Country" project.

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April 11, 2019

Shediac Cape - Approximately 55 waterfront lot owners and interested people attended the informative "Coastal Restoration" workshop with Rosmarie Lohnes, CEO of Helping Nature Heal, on March 16, 2019 at Young Smith Hall in Shediac Cape.

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May 29, 2019

Cocagne - Environment, Community, Health Observatory Network (ECHO) held its annual conference and Cocagne hosted researchers and partners from British Columbia, Alberta and New Brunswick on May 29 2019.

Présentateurs
Serge LaRochelle, project manager, Bernadette Goguen, co-chair, Denise Maillet, presenter, Wiebke Tinney, coordinator

March 12, 2019

Cocagne - Denise Maillet, a biologist for Bird Studies Canada, gave a presentation January 30, 2019 at the Maison de la santé of Cocagne outlining the importance of marshes for humans and animals alike. You can watch the video of the presentation on our YouTube channel here (presentation in French).

Upcoming activities

FREE! September 18, 2019 - Workshop on dehydration

6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
50+ Center, 10 Villa Street, Cocagne
With Bernadette Goguen, community food monitor
Organized by the Kent Community Inclusion Network
Please bring you cutting board, knife and containers
Registration required at 523 1239 by september 9

Sept 19 to 22, 2019 - Kent-South EcoFestival

See full program here (in French)
Hosted by the Kent-South Cultural Society

Sept 28, 2019 Saturday - Community dinner for Cocagne community dinner - salted porc

Boiled vegetables and salted porc and apple crisp (see Facebook event)
4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Center 50, 10 Villa street in Cocagne
Tickets $ 12 / adult and $ 6 / children under 12, for sale at Cocagne Variety, at Eudore Melanson or at the GDDPC office
there will be random attendance prizes! For further information: contact Yvan Picard at 531-5327 or Mathieu Bastarache at 899-1586

Our Partners

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The Pays de Cocagne in pictures

The Pays de Cocagne in pictures