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Port George

My first visit to Cottage Cove in Port George was at low tide the day before a nice storm hit Nova Scotia. The beach is a mix of rock and cobble, with lot’s of interesting things to poke at. Not … Continue reading

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Port George marine haul-out

At one time Port George had a shipyard and carried on a large volume of sea trade in timber and agricultural produce with Boston and Saint John. Not much remains now, other than one pier, a concrete boat ramp, and … Continue reading

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A little seal

A little seal on the beach at Port Lorne – Nova Scotia side of the Bay of Fundy and a bit of video…

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Bay of Fundy

A 360° look at the shore along the Bay of Fundy

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Bay of Fundy cliffs – winter

Cliffs on the shore of the Bay of Fundy The ice stalactites were amazing, as were the caves that have been carved by the pounding of the relentless ocean waves.

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Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park

Rathtrevor Beach – a memory of the way it never was when I was young

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Margaretsville Lighthouse

Margaretsville Lighthouse viewed from the cobble beach at low tide

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Long Beach – Gooseneck barnacles

Gooseneck barnacles (Pollicipes polymerus), also called stalked barnacles or goose barnacles, are filter-feeding crustaceans that live attached to hard surfaces of rocks in the intertidal zone. They are found only on exposed or moderately exposed coasts as they depend on … Continue reading

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Long Beach – Velella velella

Velella velella at Long Beach Also known as sea raft, by-the-wind sailor, purple sail, or little sail because of the sails on their backs, Velella velella are small carnivorous animals related to jellyfish that live on the surface of the … Continue reading

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Big Rock Beach

Big Rock Beach – Ladysmith harbour

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