The Canadian Press

2015-07-02 | Heritage Lighthouses

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Parks Canada has released a list of 74 lighthouses across the country that have been granted heritage status. Marc Seguin -- head of the non-profit group Save Our Lighthouses -- says it's a good first step. But he says the federal government should get more involved because there are more than 500 lighthouses worth preserving in Canada. (The structures that will be preserved under the Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act include 21 in British Columbia, 14 in Ontario, five in Quebec, two in New Brunswick, 14 in Nova Scotia, seven in PEI and 11 in Newfoundland and Labrador.)

Date: 2015-07-02
Placeline: PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 20 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << and I'm not saying they have to take charge of these lighthouses and no promise to preserve them forever and ever but they have to provide you with some substantial incentive for these tiny little community group to to take these massive project on >>


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