Day Five of Survival theme
“To survive it is often necessary to fight
and to fight you have to dirty yourself.” George Orwell
This day’s activities focus on the rum running trade and how it has contributed to economic survival in difficult times.
Locations: Communities on the southern coast of the Burin Peninsula
and St. Pierre
Day Two of the Survival theme
“If you know enough about poverty you totally understand why people cut down trees and set snares.” Jane Goodall
Today’s focus is on traditional skills and their contribution to the survival of coastal settlements in eastern Newfoundland. Locations: Communities in the Placentia West Region of the Burin Peninsula.