Silver Donald Cameron

Welcome to Silver Donald Cameron’s blog! Dr Cameron is the author of 19 books and of many plays, films, magazine articles, radio and TV scripts. He is currently the host and executive producer of and of its feature documentary, Green Rights: The Human Right to a Healthy World. In 2019, he was appointed the first Farley Mowat Chair in Environment at Cape Breton University, where he earlier served as professor, dean and writer-in-residence. He currently teaches an on-campus/online course called Green Rights.

Five Favourite Beaches in Cape Breton

It’s fun to go online and find your opinions being debated by others. A few years ago, being considered something of an expert on beaches beause of my The Living Beach project (which took the form of a book, a video, a magazine piece, a TV show, etc.) I was asked to name my five favourite Nova Scotia beaches.

Nova Scotia? I said. Heavens, I can name five magnificent beaches just in Cape Breton Island – and I did.
Now that little list has been picked up by Keltic Lodge, the great inn on Cape Breton’s spectacular Cabot Trail, and posted on their blog as a conversation starter. If you want to know about my favourite Cape Breton beaches – and maybe disagree – here’s the link: