NS economy blooming with economic opportunity A new wall in Dartmouth looks a lot like an old-fashioned property hedge. Green shoots poke out from a layer of sod and 7,000 plants, berries and flowers combine to create a sensational seasonal display of al fresco art. …

In the two decades since the federally imposed cod moratorium, the East Coast fishery has staged a comeback thanks to higher-value species and products, savvier international marketing, and smarter resource management. Still, many in the industry now worry the region is perilously close to repeating its old mistakes. What will it take to create a truly sustainable livelihood for the men and women who go down to the sea in boats?

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