Mr. Hallihan Notes

MATH HELP... Tuesday's at 12:30 - 1:00 & Wednesday's at 3:30 - 4:30


Posted: December 15, 2014

Library Day...last day to work on research paper before the due date on Thursday.

Posted: December 12, 2014

Discussion of research paper & presentation.  Also looked into upcoming Salmon Scale lab and did a demo in the lab.  Monday we are in librray to work on paper and/or eco-points.  Presentation groups will picked too!
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Posted: December 9, 2014

Guest Speaker - Tim Humes from Canoe/Kayak NB Topic - Ancient Portage Trails Website -

Posted: December 8, 2014

We focused on the history of the Miramichi River by checking out some related sure to go to Great Canadian Rivers if you want any further information.  Also discussed the migration of the Atlantic Salmon.
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Posted: December 5, 2014

Guest Speakers...Ms. Jeannie Bartibogue and her nephew speaking about First Nations Environmental Viewpoints.

Posted: December 4, 2014

Library Day...working on research paper and/or eco-point activities.

Posted: December 3, 2014

River Restoration and Habitat Protection...check out the lesson and links to some videos. Tomorrow we are in the library - bring work for research paper and/or eco-point activities!
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Posted: December 2, 2014

Check out the notes on Reading the Water - Characteristics & Flow AND Heatlthy Rivers.  I also posted the video of Charlie's Heritage Pictures of our Woods and Waters.
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Posted: December 1, 2014

Discussed the Miramichi Watershed and some of the groups who have a vested interest in protecting them.

Posted: November 28, 2014

We were in the activities and/or research paper.
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Posted: November 26, 2014

Freshwater Fish of Atlantic Canada PowerPoint...check it out!
For those of you who may have an interest in these species there is a consultation process underway regarding the status of these species. Here are some links for those who are interested in voicing their opinion and/or becoming more informed about the issues...   Adding Striped Bass to the Species at Risk:     Species at Risk Interactice Questionaire on Striped Bass:     DFO Striped Bass Survey:     DFO Atlantic Salmon Survey:

Posted: November 25, 2014

We discussed predators to the Atlantic Salmon and watched a video on sea lamprey.  We also discussed the Striped Bass population and the proposal to change their status on the Species at Risk list. 
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Posted: November 24, 2014

Library Day...Begin work on writing your research paper.  I have attached the scoring rubric that will be used to help guide you in the writing process.  Written content must be 4 - 5 pages in length (12 font, double spaced, Times New Roman).  Extra pages include a title page and a references page.  DUE DECEMBER 18th so start working on it NOW!
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Posted: November 24, 2014

GUEST SPEAKERS...Linwood Dunham (Environmental Technology Instructor) and Kathryn Allain (Admissions) from NBCC Miranmichi were on hand to taklk about their programs.