Chignecto

Chignecto

(shĭgnĕk`tō), isthmus connecting N.S., Canada, with the Canadian mainland, between Chignecto Bay and Northumberland Strait. It is c.17 mi (27 km) across at its narrowest point near Amherst, the chief city of the isthmus.
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The infrastructure project announced today will involve enhancements to the water distribution system in Fundy National Park, including a new water treatment system that will provide the best possible water quality for visitors and additional fire hydrants at the Chignecto Campground that will increase safety for visitors and better protect park infrastructure.
In 1991, he completed the Destroyer Navigation Officer course and was employed as Navigation Officer in HMCS CHIGNECTO and ANNAPOLIS.
In 1941, on a short tour of Canada, the Archduchess Adelaide von Hapsburg visited the village of Terence Bay, a small fishing hamlet at the end of the Chignecto Peninsula on Nova Scotia's south shore (1).
Equivalent units are well exposed along the western coast of Cape Breton Island, but the thickest and best exposures occur in the Cumberland Basin of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, exposed along the shores of Chignecto Bay, the inner, northern arm of the Bay of Fundy (Fig.
After publishing The Chignecto Covenanters: A Regional History of Reformed Presbyterianism in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, 1827-1905, he realized there were still many more untold stories.
New Brunswick believed that Newfoundland might strengthen its case in Ottawa for a federal subsidy to construct a canal across the Chignecto Isthmus linking the Bay of Fundy with Northumberland Strait.
org/campaigns/chignecto) Chignecto Isthmus , a narrow strip of land that joins mainland Nova Scotia to New Brunswick.
We see the morning sun rising over the Tantramar Marsh and Chignecto Bay at the top of the Bay of Fundy," says Stewart.
Bien que l'isthme de Chignecto et le detroit de Canseau (Canso) separent les Acadies francaise et anglaise, l'Acadie peninsulaire demeure une zone tampon frequentee par les Micmacs ou vivent toujours bon nombre d'Acadiens sous la juridiction britannique.
Till geochemistry and Pebble Lithology, Chignecto Peninsula, Nova Scotia (sheet 9) scale 1:100 000; Quaternary geology and till geochemistry of the western part of Cumberland County, Nova Scotia (sheet 9), by R.
Most rocks in the collection are from Halifax, Parrsboro, Cape Chignecto, Ile Haute, and the Cobequid Mountains while many minerals were collected from Parrsboro, Blomidon (Fig.
If you're not an Attawapiskat business or you're not a trainer (for Aboriginals), then you are behind the eight ball," Gerry Kerr, partner with Chignecto Consulting Group and consultant for Attawapiskat First Nations, says.