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Storm waves – slow motion

A slow motion look at storm waves – Port George, Nova Scotia side of the Bay of Fundy

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Storm waves

Spring storm waves at Port George on the Nova Scotia side of the Bay of Fundy and some video…

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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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Winter waves

Winter waves on the Bay of Fundy at Margaretsville, Nova Scotia

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Margaretsville Lighthouse

The Margaretsville Lighthouse was built in 1859 as the town was an important transportation hub, being connected to Saint John by steamship and to various parts of Nova Scotia by rail. The lighthouse, a square wooden tower with sloping sides, … Continue reading

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Long Beach waves

A stormy day at the Long Beach National Park Reserve

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Port Lorne

Situated on the Bay of Fundy, Port Lorne  was originally known as Marshall’s Cove, officially named as Port Williams in 1874, and then renamed Port Lorne in 1879 after the newly appointed Governor General, the Marquis of Lorne

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Ucluelet – waves

Ucluelet’s Wild Pacific Trail is a great place for big waves and storm watching

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Amphitrite Point Lighthouse

Amphitrite Point Lighthouse – Ucluelet

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