Last edited by Goltitaxe
Sunday, August 9, 2020 | History

2 edition of Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off Southwest Nova Scotia found in the catalog.

Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off Southwest Nova Scotia

Wayne T. Stobo

Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off Southwest Nova Scotia

by Wayne T. Stobo

  • 111 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Bedford Institute of Oceanography in Dartmouth, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seals (Animals) -- Fundy, Bay of.,
  • Seals (Animals) -- Nova Scotia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW.T. Stobo and G.M. Fowler.
    SeriesCanadian technical report of fisheries and aquatic sciences -- 1943
    ContributionsFowler, G. M., Canada. Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans. Biological Sciences Branch., Bedford Institute of Oceanography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH"223"C35"no.1943
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 57 p. :
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20360150M

    Geological Survey of Canada—Atlantic, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P.O. Box , Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, B2Y 4A2 b Department of Geography, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. Very large plants with stipes up to 5 m and blades up to 7 m in length have been recorded from Seal Island off the southwestern shore of Nova Scotia (McPeak, ). More typically, populations contain plants with stipes and blades up to m in length (Chapman, ; Kain, ). Figure 1.

    Nova Scotia and the Bay of Fundy are featured in this image, acquired by the MODIS on the Aqua satellite. Nova Scotia, a Candian province, is the long peninsula that runs diagonally across the image. Just north of Nova Scotia is the small U-shaped Prince Edward Island – the setting for LM Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables. Nova Scotia's tallest lighthouse, Cape Sable Light marks the southern tip of the province and guards the entrance to the Bay of Fundy. A support group, the Friends of Cape Sable Lighthouse, was formed to work for maintenance and restoration of this important lighthouse.

    Locally, the Bay of Fundy was chosen as Nova Scotia’s entry into the New 7 Wonders of the World contest. The Bay of Fundy was put forward in a contest to declare it one of Canada’s picks for the New7Wonders of Nature since June of Outer Baldonia is an island located at the southern end of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. It's a four acre, cobble, drumlin of an island, and its proximity to what was one of the best sport fishing areas in the world is key to my tale. In the s, Wedgeport, Nova Scotia was proud to boast that it was the "Tuna Capital" of the world.


Share this book
You might also like
Philippine law dictionary

Philippine law dictionary

Dark wild realm

Dark wild realm

Anthropometry of the Chipewyan and Cree Indians of the neighbourhood of Lake Athabaska

Anthropometry of the Chipewyan and Cree Indians of the neighbourhood of Lake Athabaska

Physics and engineering in medicine in the new millennium

Physics and engineering in medicine in the new millennium

golden runaways.

golden runaways.

Three Men on the Bummel

Three Men on the Bummel

Authorizing the sale of a lot in the District of Columbia.

Authorizing the sale of a lot in the District of Columbia.

Advanced signal-processing algorithms, architectures, and implementations

Advanced signal-processing algorithms, architectures, and implementations

Lengthening human life as a business proposition

Lengthening human life as a business proposition

Pioneering in the Pacific Northwest

Pioneering in the Pacific Northwest

Strength of metal aircraft elements.

Strength of metal aircraft elements.

Financial and traffic projections under present and reduced toll rates, and analysis of one way toll collection

Financial and traffic projections under present and reduced toll rates, and analysis of one way toll collection

An Act to Rename the Washington National Airport Located in the District of Columbia and Virginia as the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.

An Act to Rename the Washington National Airport Located in the District of Columbia and Virginia as the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.

Poems of Michael Drayton

Poems of Michael Drayton

Children of the whirlwind

Children of the whirlwind

Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off Southwest Nova Scotia by Wayne T. Stobo Download PDF EPUB FB2

Stobo, W.T., and G.M. Fowler. Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off southwest Nova Scotia. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 57 p. Visual counts of grey and harbor seals were made during 5 helicopter surveys in and along the coast and offshore islands of the Bay of Fundy region from Machias Seal Island.

Semi-monthly fixed wing aerial and shipboard surveys produced a similar maximum count of just over 1, seals in each of the three years of observation.

In andStobo and Fowler () conducted helicopter surveys of harbour seals along some portions of the Bay of Fundy coast on both the New Brunswick and Nova Scotia sides. The Bay of Fundy (French: Baie de Fundy) is a bay between the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, with a small portion touching the US state of has an extremely high tidal name is likely a corruption of the French word Fendu, meaning "split".Location: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Maine.

Canadian scientists c ounted 3, harbor seals during an A ugust aerial survey in the Bay of Fundy (Stobo and Fowler ), but noted that the survey was not designed to obtain a population estimate.

Table 1. Summary of abundance estimates for the western Atlantic harbor seal. Month, year, and area covered. Canadian scientists counted 3, harbor seals during an August aerial survey in the Bay of Fundy (Stobo and Fowler ), but noted that the survey was not designed to obtain a population estimate.

Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off southwest Nova Scotia. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 57 pp. Stobo, W.T. and. Winding its way between the Maritime provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, the Bay of Fundy is miles of craggy cliffs, thundering waves, and ecological wonders."It's rugged nature.

Nesbitt, who with his wife, Wendy Nesbitt, writes the Motorcycle Tour Guide: Nova Scotia & Atlantic Canada, said the arch was unusual — "a tunnel through the island with the Bay of Fundy on the. Nova Scotia is a bucket list destination for many. After spending five days exploring and experiencing Halifax, the South Shore and Bay of Fundy, we’ve nailed down 30+ things to do in Nova Scotia that are sure to be a great experience, especially in fall.

Aerial surveys of seals in the Bay of Fundy and off southwest Nova Scotia. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 57 pp. Strong, W.D.

Find all the helpful info you need to plan your visit to Nova Scotia, Canada. Discover the top things to see and do, along with unique experiences. seals off Washington and Oregon of the wester n United States. Frost et al. () used Based on five past aerial surveys of the Bay of Fundy and southwestern Nova.

Southwest Nova Scotia. Here is the list of Nova Scotia South - Bay of Fundy marine charts and fishing maps available on iBoating: Canada Marine & Fishing charts app now supports multiple plaforms including Android, iPhone/iPad, MacBook, and Windows/PC based Marine Navigation App provides advanced features of a Marine Chartplotter including adjusting water level offset and custom.

9. Milford – Low oval to dome-shaped hills, known as Drumlins, are made up of sediment leveled and shaped by glaciers throughout the lastyears in Nova Scotia. Drumlins make excellent farmlands. In addition to the Milford and Shubenacadie regions of Nova Scotia, Halifax’s Citadel Hill and the islands in Mahone Bay are examples of.

Nova Scotia ice was eventually cut off from the Escuminac and Gaspereau ice sources by development of ice streams in the Bay of Fundy, and the Chaleur and Cape Breton channels. The Scotian Ice Divide may have extended as far as Sable Island Bank and the series of banks which line the outer shelf.

Seal Island (also known as Great Seal Island) is an island on the outermost extreme of Southwestern Nova Scotia, Canada, in the Municipality of the District of Argyle in Yarmouth County. It is approximately kilometres ( mi) long and kilometres ( mi) wide and is surrounded on its east, south and west sides by dangerous shoals.

It is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and is the. Seal Island lies off the southwest tip of Nova Scotia at "the elbow of the Bay of Fundy.” For more than three centuries storms, fog and powerful tides have conspired to wreck at least ships, making the island one of Atlantic Canada's most dangerous areas for shipping.

Erected at the urging of local residents, the large wood structure was. On The Rocks: Shipwreck Database. The web's richest source of information about Nova Scotia shipwrecks is available through the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic's online shipwreck database: On the Rocks.

shipwreck records from the Nova Scotia Museum's Marine History Database along with rare and powerful images await you. Brier Island Whale and Seabird Cruises is in its 32nd year in business and 34th year of research!.

Join a scientific survey with Brier Island's Original whale watch as we explore the Bay of Fundy. it will be an experience that you will never forget.

Dedicated to research and education since. Brier Island's Original and #1 Chosen Whale Watch. Lighthouses in Nova Scotia, Canada Aerial photos posted by Leuchttürme an der kanadischen Ostküste Photos of Nova Scotia lighthouses taken in by Bernd Claußen.

Ocean Wanderers - July This blog post by Mark and Rhonda Henneberry includes rare photos of offshore lighthouses on this coast. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Nova Scotia, Canada on Tripadvisor: traveler reviews and photos of Nova Scotia tourist attractions.

Find what to do today, this weekend, or in August. We have reviews of the best places to see in Nova Scotia. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. Fishing occurs to 90 kilometres (50 miles) from shore in southwest Nova Scotia and in the approaches to the Bay of Fundy.

In most of the remaining areas fishing is conducted within 10 to 15 kilometres of the shore. Season lengths generally range from 8 weeks to approximately 6 months.

If you have less time, take this ferry from Digby in Nova Scotia, across the narrow Bay of Fundy to St. John. It's a pleasant hour trip on a new, beautifully outfitted ship that offers plush seats, movie viewing, sofas and tables, and food service. There's limited outdoor aft seating, appropriate for watching the ferry ship off from the dock TripAdvisor reviews.

The Bay of Fundy is located on the east coast of Canada between the provinces of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick ().The bay is a macrotidal estuarine embayment (Amos et al., ) with tides of 17 m, the highest in the world (O’Reilly et al., ).The southwest–northeast trending funnel-shaped bay is km long, tapering to 48 km wide at its northeastern end where it bifurcates into.