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Centre of Forest Innovation success stories

Read some of the incredible success stories highlighting the accomplishments of NSCC’s students and graduates in the forest sector.

Two men stand in front of trees holding birch bark skincare products.
Maskwiomin receives $25,000 forest innovation voucher Maskwiomin's birch bark extract combines traditional Mi'kmaw wisdom with scientific processes following the concept of Etuaptmumk, or Two-Eyed Seeing.
A woman, Carrie Anne Michael, stands in front of a door.
Diverting community waste Carrie Anne Michael has been a driving force in pioneering a comprehensive waste management program that includes every household in her community, the We’koqma’q First Nation.
Kieran Wasuek Johnson tests water in a river.
Two-Eyed Seeing Kieran Wasuek Johnson is a camp mentor who practices Two-Eyed Seeing by weaving together her traditional knowledge and formal training to protect, discover and experience the woods, waterways and natural environments of Unama’ki.
Dylan Yates, Founder of the Cape Breton Environmental Association
Protecting Cape Breton water from marine debris Learn how NSCC graduate Dylan Yates, founder of the Cape Breton Environmental Association (CEBA) is caring for our coastline.