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Fundy

Bay of. an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between S New Brunswick and W Nova Scotia: remarkable for its swift tides of up to 21 m (70 ft.)

Fundy

 

an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in North America; the northern part of the Gulf of Maine. The Bay of Fundy measures 300 km in length. It has a maximum width of 90 km and a maximum depth of 208 m at the entrance. Tides are semidiurnal and reach 18 m, the highest in the world. Saint John, a city on the bay, is an important port.

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Starting on January 19th, Parks Canada is pleased to offer a variety of winter experiences at Fundy National Park, including winter accommodations.
After Fundy, another hour's drive (you really do need a driving licence if you're to get around easily) takes us to Rothesay, and a night in the Shadow Lawn Inn.
Any dish made with heirloom tomatoes will be the best you ever ate, and the Bay of Fundy haddock with lemon butter, capers & chives is sublime.
However, the King offered them land grants across the Bay of Fundy in what was to become "The Loyalist Province.
The software will be used at the Cape Sharp Tidal berth at the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy, gathering realtime data to assess the impact of its tidal turbine on marine life in the Bay of Fundy, Canada.
The material referred to in this paper is lodged at several institutions, referred to by abbreviations as follows: FGM, Fundy Geological Museum, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, Canada; MCZ, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.
Nova Scotia's Energy Minister Andrew Younger said his Department's intention to identify a fifth berth in the Fundy Ocean Research Centre For Energy [Force] with the Irish firm DP Marine Energy was progressing positively.
In the Bay of Fundy of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Smooth Cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora), with its capacity to tolerate regular twice-daily submersion, dominates the low marsh.
They focus on the land campaigns fought on the Maine--New Brunswick border and the naval operations on the Bay of Fundy, fought primarily by ships based in New Brunswick's ports.
8220;A Sunset Calm in the Bay of Fundy,” William Bradford - William Bradford was an American romanticist painter, photographer and explorer, best known for his paintings of ships and Arctic seascapes.
My first stop along Atlantic Canada's maritime coast was the sheltered harbor village of Alma, New Brunswick, just outside Fundy National Park on the Bay of Fundy.