QLF hosts first Conservation and Cultural Exchange Program with Mongolia

With support from the Trust for Mutual Understanding and in partnership with the Mongol Ecology Center (MEC), a QLF East Asia Conservation and Cultural Exchange Program was convened in March 2019. It was QLF’s first exchange with Mongolia, and first partnership with the MEC, a non-governmental organization. The Director of Public Administration & Management in… Read more »

Announcing The Robert A. Bryan Legacy Fund

We can all share in a Tribute to The Ven. Robert A. Bryan in celebration of a life well-lived to causes well-served; to people and community; to friends and family; to land stewardship, fisheries, and wildlife conservation; to the rivers of eastern Canada; to the schools where he taught and coached; to Mike Dodge and… Read more »

The Garden of Wisdom: Earth Tales from the Middle East recognized for several prestigious awards

The collection of entertaining and humorous children’s stories that grew out of a decade-long collaborative effort between partners in QLF’s Middle East Program—The Garden of Wisdom: Earth Tales from the Middle East—has recently been recognized for a number prestigious awards. The Garden of Wisdom has received the Storytelling World Honor Award (Storytelling Collections) from the… Read more »

QLF Founder Robert A. Bryan Dies on 12 December 2018

Remembering Robert A. Bryan 29 April 1931 – 12 December 2018 By Larry Morris President Emeritus Martin Silverstone in his 2015 tribute to Bob Bryan in the Atlantic Salmon Journal quotes Darlene Rogers, a cook at the Gros Mecatina River Salmon Camp in Quebec.  Her words describe the extraordinary and life-long relationship that Bob had with the… Read more »

QLF earns another Four Star rating from Charity Navigator

Quebec-Labrador Foundation has again earned a top four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the largest and most utilized evaluator of charities in the U.S.  Receiving four out of a possible four stars recognizes QLF as exceeding industry standards in financial health, accountability and transparency. Charity Navigator provides donors with essential information to give them greater confidence… Read more »

A Trip Report from Brazil

QLF’s Senior Vice President Brent Mitchell recently returned from Brazil, where he gave the closing keynote to the national congress of RPPN (Private Natural Heritage Reserves). Brent also traveled to the Pantanal and was hosted at Brazil’s largest privately protected area. Click here or on the report below to read more details about his trip,… Read more »

QLF Announces High Arctic Expedition, August 2019

QLF is excited to share a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the Canadian High Arctic in 2019 in partnership with Adventure Canada, the country’s preeminent adventure travel company. Find all the details, itinerary and pricing here in this brochure.  Please note there is a 10% savings for those who reserve by 31 October 2018. Hope to see… Read more »

From The NY Times: Shorebirds, the World’s Greatest Travelers, Face Extinction

“A worldwide catastrophe is underway among an extraordinary group of birds — the marathon migrants we know as shorebirds. Numbers of some species are falling so quickly that many biologists fear an imminent planet-wide wave of extinctions.” This article from The New York Times is an incredibly informative read on the crisis facing shorebirds, and highlights many… Read more »