In Memoriam: Louis Redden

It is with sadness to announce the death of my father Louis Redden in his 90th year at Soldier’s Memorial Hospital, Middleton Nova Scotia. He was a veteran of the Second World… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/memoriam-louis-redden/

Wind Power Project Proposed For Addington Highlands

U.S.-based NextEra is proposing a wind power project for the Addington Highlands which could see about 100 wind turbines erected in the Denbigh area. Paul Lindsay (SDRA V.P.)… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/wind-power-project-proposed-addington-highlands/

Skootamatta Lake Satellite Photos

You can browse global satellite images within hours of them being acquired on NASA's Earthdata website.  Use the Timeline on the bottom of the map to choose the date of the… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/skootamatta-lake-satellite-photos/

Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest 2015

The Great Canadian Skootamatta Ice Contest - 2015 edition - is now open to entries!   Get your entry in and be part of the fun. Bragging rights are at stake. Not to mention… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/great-canadian-skootamatta-ice-contest-2015/

Mazinaw Lake Swim Program

The Mazinaw Lake Swim Program starts this year on June 29th and ends on July 24th. It is open to everyone and summer cottagers are most welcome. The fee per child is $100 which… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/mazinaw-lake-swim-program/

Geocaching On The Skoot

What is Geocaching? - Geocaching is an outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices.  Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to… http://skootamatta.ca/blog/geocaching-skoot/