Check out our new member discounts!

Become a member of CARP


Purchase your membership through our ONLINE STORE, or download a copy of our membership application here

Download the business member information package here


Conservation  and Stewardship Programs

Membership fees will be used to support the implementation of CARP’s various conservation and stewardship initiatives. To learn about current and past projects visit our website.


2016 Projects include:

  • Annapolis River Guardians, water quality monitoring

  • Native fish habitat restoration

  • Wood turtle monitoring & stewardship

  • Estuary monitoring

  • Rural H2O Water Guardians

  • Youth Leading Environmental Change

  • Environmental education (for youth and adults)


Hawboldt  Environmental Studies Bursary

20% of each membership will be contributed to the Hawboldt Environmental Studies Bursary fund. This bursary is awarded annually to a student graduating from a high school within the watershed who has enrolled in post-secondary studies within the field of environmental studies.



  • Member incentives card; businesses across the watershed support CARP by offering members discounts on their goods and services. See the list below for our current business partners. 

  • Subscription to the Waterstrider quarterly newsletter

  • Event and volunteer opportunity postings

  • “I ❤︎ my watershed” bumper sticker

Current member incentives...

Annapolis Natural Foods, Annapolis Royal: 10% off entire store

Big Scoop Family Restaurant, Middleton: 10% off all lunch and suppers

D'Aubin Family Meats, Bridgetown: 10% off all freezer items

Rona Home & Garden, Kingston & Middleton: 15% off all paint and paint supplies

Bunchberry Nurseries, Upper Clements: 10% off all stock

Check back regularly to look for new partner business discounts.

Interested in becoming a partner business? Check out this information  package.


Annual membership runs from June-May each year, corresponding with CARP’s AGM. Members who register in the fourth quarter of the year will be issued a membership that extends through the following year. A notice of renewal will be sent prior to CARP’s AGM, held annually in June.

Membership Fees 

  • Individual...$25.00

  • Family... $50.00

  • Student... $15.00

  • Institutional... $50.00

  • Lifetime... $250.00


Business Members

Partnering Business Members
Partner Businesses support CARP by offering incentives such as discounts and special offers to Individual, Studeints, Family, and Lifetime members. These business members will be supporting the organization by incentivising membership in the organisation. Partner Business Members' annual fee will be waived and their business will be advertised to all CARP members with their membership information package as well as through CARP's website.


Business Members
Support CARP with an Annual Membership of $250. These Business Members' annual fee will assist in essential funding needed to support the organisation's commitment to continued research in science and the environment. Business Members will receive recognition on the CARP website, CARP's annual review, and social media sources.

Thank you to our Business Members:

Thank you to the Partnering Businesses who offer CARP member discounts:

Annapolis Natural Foods

Mark & Shelly Gregson

253 St George St,

Annapolis Royal, NS, B0S 1A0

(902) 532-7766

Bunchberry Nurseries

Jill Covill

2779 Highway 1 Upper Clements 
RR 2 Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, B0S 1A0 

The Big Scoop

13616 Highway 1

Middleton, NS, B0S 1P0

(902) 825-4526

D'Aubin Family Meats

Ralph and Jennifer D'Aubin

607 Granville Street, P.O. Box 190
Bridgetown, NS, B0S 1C0

(902) 665-2848

Rona Kingston

414 Markland Rd

Kingston, NS, B0P 1R0

(902) 765-4400

Rona Kingston

197 Marshall St 

Middleton, NS, B0S 1P0

(902) 825-4305