The Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute  ( ) is a non-profit co-operative with a mandate to

promote sustainable use of natural resources and biodiversity conservation in the Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve

and beyond through research, education, and the operation of a field station. The following publications are

generously available from the MTRI to download. These are well researched, beautifully illustrated and valuable works.


Species at Risk in Nova Scotia

Landowner Stewardship Guide

Invasive Species in Nova Scotia

Common Ferns of Southwest Nova Scotia

Atlantic Coastal Plain Flora in Nova Scotia

Guide to FSC Certification for Woodlot Owners in Nova Scotia