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Ideas, news, and opinions from the Bay of Fundy Area
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ISSUES: Bay of Fundy is more than some strange rocks and lots of mud |

ISSUES: Bay of Fundy is more than some strange rocks and lots of mud | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Well, the Bay of Fundy didn't win one of the seven coveted spots in the Seven Natural Wonders of the World contest, but it was one of the final 28 magnificent places around the world AND the only
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RECIPES: Chances are you have been cooking lobster the wrong way!!! |

RECIPES: Chances are you have been cooking lobster the wrong way!!! | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Here's what the experts have to say: M. G. FISHERIES LTD., Grand Manan, NB, Canada How to Cook a Lobster Use salt water if possible, if not add lots of salt to your water. You want to s
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FOOD: Remembering Fried Dough – An Original Fundy Wonder |

FOOD: Remembering Fried Dough – An Original Fundy Wonder | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
THE STORY: You can make it fancy or the way I really like it ... plain old fried dough with wild strawberry jam or just slathered with real butter! It seems like yesterday rather than 60 yea
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STUDIO GALLERY: Work has been progressing nicely.

STUDIO GALLERY: Work has been progressing nicely. | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
I began the demolition part back this past winter when it was really cold. It looked like this: I’ve been working away through the hot afternoons this summer and here is where I am today:
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AQUACULTURE: What’s really happening? |

AQUACULTURE: What’s really happening? | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
I have been following the articles and posts on aquaculture and, frankly, both sides seem populated by the equivalent of zealots. "It's bad" ... "It's good", "Shut it down" ... "It'll save the world".
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BIRDS: Bay of Fundy Seabirds 1 |

BIRDS: Bay of Fundy Seabirds 1 | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
A collection of seabird images from contributors and public domain sources. Identify the birds here and in the field with this classic. Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Eastern and Central North A
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Is It Cape Breton for you if Donald Trump Wins?

Is It Cape Breton for you if Donald Trump Wins? | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
So all you Yanks have heard ... thanks to CNN ... that Cape Breton will welcome you IF DONALD TRUMP WINS. You can check it all out right now. Trust me, it is as beautiful as it looks! Welcome. I am humbled.  I am just a regular guy who started this as a way to…
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I’m part owner of my power company and I want my shares! ...and my dividends

I’m part owner of my power company and I want my shares! ...and my dividends | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Could citizens participate directly in publically owned businesses of your state or province? Food for thought.
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MARINE PROTECTED AREAS: Sometimes good news might not be so good after all. |

MARINE PROTECTED AREAS: Sometimes good news might not be so good after all. | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
To the attention of The Honorable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and copied to: Honorable Karen Ludwig, New Brunswick Southwest I posted a brief art
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READ NOW: Howard Pyle’s Book of Pirates

READ NOW: Howard Pyle’s Book of Pirates | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
One of the most entertaining and informative books about pirates ... real and imagined. Read Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates eight here ... right now. http://issuu.com/artmackay/docs/howard_pyles_s_book_of_pirateswikis?e=1496632/32028543
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LEGAL: Will FAA regulations unduly restrict important uses for small drones?

LEGAL: Will FAA regulations unduly restrict important uses for small drones? | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
DECEMBER 15, 2015  It's been many. many years ago now, but one of the big issues about my work in the Bay of Fundy was how to efficiently survey the shores of an area in a manner that could be used to provide accurate data on biodiversity, ecological changes and so on. In those days you walked, boated…
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IMAGES: Some old images from Grand Manan Island |

IMAGES: Some old images from Grand Manan Island | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Grand Manan is rugged and beautiful and has attracted artists and photographers for many, many years. This is a small collection of old images taken primarily from postcards.
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MYSTERIES: If Champlain’s Anchor was found on Grand Manan, where is it now? |

MYSTERIES: If Champlain’s Anchor was found on Grand Manan, where is it now? | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
One of our excellent author-historians published a great book many years ago called History of islands & islets in the Bay of Fundy, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, 1876. In it is thi
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Fort LaTour plan sees interpretation centre, walking paths and amphitheatre

Fort LaTour plan sees interpretation centre, walking paths and amphitheatre | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Development authority says it will begin consultation with First Nations on the plan this month By Connell Smith, CBC News The proposal for Saint John's Fort LaTour site would see a small interpretation centre Members of Saint John's Fort LaTour Development Authority plan to meet with Aboriginal groups later this month to consult about their plans for…
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Prince Edward Battery, Victoria Park, Charlottetown, PEI

Prince Edward Battery, Victoria Park, Charlottetown, PEI | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Victoria Park in located along the waterfront of Charlottetown, the capital city of Prince Edward Island. It is home to the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI, was an important colony under New France and eventually was occupied by the British who established the city and maintained defensive facilities along this shorefront. Today, Victoria Park is a…
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EXPLORE: Carleton Martello Tower, Saint John, NB. |

EXPLORE: Carleton Martello Tower, Saint John, NB. | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
ACCESS: The museum and display building are easily accessed from the parking lot. The site is open to the public during posted hours. FEES: There are modest entry fees. Built during the War of
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ATLANTIC TREASURE QUEST on Flipboard

ATLANTIC TREASURE QUEST on Flipboard | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
By Art MacKay | Everyone defines a treasure differently. What's yours? A place? A sunset? A creature, An event? A shipwreck? A dive? Perhaps it's the traditional buried or lost gold, silver and jewels.

Treasures of all kinds are collected here! Join us in our virtual quest.
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VACANT PLACES: Repurpose downtown St. Stephen or tear it all down? |

VACANT PLACES: Repurpose downtown St. Stephen or tear it all down? | | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
  Yesterday I toured my hometown to look for vacant spaces. I have always been interested in exploring potential development opportunities and was curious about what might exist in St. Step
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QUODDY: Protect It or Lose It

QUODDY: Protect It or Lose It | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Passamaquoddy Bay is known to have the highest biodiversity along the Northeast Atlantic coast. Does it need protection from continued attempts to turn it into an industrial port?
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WHALES: Finding the Humpback Whale in Atlantica.

WHALES: Finding the Humpback Whale in Atlantica. | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
To some, the ultimate treasure is a special creature performing live in front of their eyes. The Humpback Whale is one of those living treasures from Atlantica. Need more information, media, and references? Click
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READ NOW: Howard Pyle’s Book of Pirates

READ NOW: Howard Pyle’s Book of Pirates | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Need a good read? If you like pirate stories than this book by illustrator/author Howard Pyle is a masterpiece. And you can read it right here, right now. Enjoy.
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