Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Test your knowledge of New Brunswick!  The CSTM 2021 Virtual Scavenger Hunt was developed to whet your appetite for travel to New Brunswick.  Each month there will be 5 factoids placed on the CSTM 2021 Conference website under Social Events. For a chance to win a prize, please complete the quiz posted that will be posted here. The quiz will be available from May 3-13th with the prize winner announced on Saturday May 15th.

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April 2021 Factoids

Get to know Moncton and New Brunswick your virtual host for the: 

CSTM 2021 Annual Scientific Conference (Virtual)!

  • The lives of the Acadians, between 1770 and 1949, told through 40 preserved and replicated homes, shops and workshops is represented at the Village Historique Acadien near Caraquet.

                Village Historique Acadien – Caraquet
  • The snow blower was invented by Robert Carr Harris in Dalhousie in 1870. 
  • The first aboriginal woman appointed to the Senate was Sandra Lovelace Nicholas from the Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick.
  • The history of Sheldrake Island in New Brunswick was used as a plot point in the novel “Bones to Ashes” by Kathy Reichs.
  • New Brunswick has two National Parks designated as “Dark Sky Preserves”, Kouchibouguac and Fundy.
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