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Water Planet: Crossing Over to Cold

Water Planet: Crossing Over to Cold | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Diving from Port Hardy, British Columbia to Sitka, Alaskawith the Nautilus Swell live-aboardis a cool experience as Florida photographer Craig Dietrich tells it. The 40-50 degree water hosts lots of marine life like dolphins, whales, and sea lions.
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World’s Oldest Orca (She’s 103!) Spotted Along Canadian Coast

World’s Oldest Orca (She’s 103!) Spotted Along Canadian Coast | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Despite being a 103-year-old great-grandma, the orca named J2 -- or, more affectionately, Granny -- is in great shape. In little over a week, Granny and her pod have traveled 800 miles.This weekend, Granny was spied swimming off the coast of Canada, after a trek up from northern California. The cent...
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Diving Lake Minnewanka | DIVER magazine

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Lake Minnewanka has a rich history. There are recorded archaeological sites showing pre-contact occupations that cover an entire 10,000 year period. Artifacts have been found from the early, middle and late pre-contact periods. The Minnewanka site is one of a series of such early sites in the lower Bow Valley. There are also historical sites like the old Cascade Power Plant and the submerged features of the Lake Minnewanka townsite – Minnewanka Landing.

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Mystery Of Ottawa River Shipwreck Revealed

Mystery Of Ottawa River Shipwreck Revealed | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A satellite has looked deep into the Ottawa River’s nautical past, sending two amateur historians on a search that identified a nearly forgotten shipwreck.  Andrew King spotted the piece of history...
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Message in a bottle found 54 years later in Arctic

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A message in a bottle, buried 54 years ago under a rock cairn in a remote Arctic valley on Canada’s northernmost island, could well be the last written words from a promising young glaciologist and explorer from Pasadena.
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Lauri's curator insight, December 21, 2013 7:00 PM

It is the things we create in life that we leave behind for the future.

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Subaquatic Society of Canada Login

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We are the water::::ride across Canada by Jill Heinerth and Robert McClennan

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Deep seabed mining is a new — and lightly regulated — ecological experiment

Deep seabed mining is a new — and lightly regulated — ecological experiment | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A Canadian company has struck a deal with Papua New Guinea to mine gold and other metals from deep beneath the sea. The project raises great concerns about the impact on life in the deep ocean.
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CTV Windsor: Shipwrecks litter the Great Lakes

CTV Windsor: Shipwrecks litter the Great Lakes | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Some of the best preserved shipwrecks in the world lie at the bottom of the Great Lakes. Sacha Long has gets a closer look.
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Ontario Divers and the newest Ice Divers

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It is the Canadian thing to do! Groundhog Diver Ice Course:::at Interkip, Ontario. Five divers passed the course:::Dave G., David Y., Krystal S., Ian H., and Kevin L., Course was taught by Bruce Kingsbury (Groundhog Divers) and Brian Spilsbury with assistance from John Van Ostrand! Congratulations to the new Ice Divers!

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1,000 P.E.I. homes in danger of falling into ocean

1,000 P.E.I. homes in danger of falling into ocean | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A new tool by the Climate Research Lab at the University of Prince Edward Island shows how erosion will eat away at the Island over the next 90 years.
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Who Owns the Arctic

Who Owns the Arctic | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Territorial claims of countries in the Arctic are being spurred by the presence of large caches of oil and natural gas, melting ice and dwindling energy reserves in other regions.
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Winter-time Arctic ice cover was fifth lowest on record: NASA - The Weather Network

Winter-time Arctic ice cover was fifth lowest on record: NASA - The Weather Network | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Below-average Arctic ice cover this winter follows record-breaking low summer ice levels in 2012.
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