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OPINION: Did we bomb whales? “If it acts like a sub, pings like a sub, sink it like a sub!”

OPINION: Did we bomb whales? “If it acts like a sub, pings like a sub, sink it like a sub!” | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
ARE WHALES STILL SURROGATE SUBS: “If it acts like a sub, pings like a sub, sink it like a sub!” I remember the war years (you know the one to end all … yeah that one) and the years after …
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HIDDEN TREASURES: Be careful what you wish for!

HIDDEN TREASURES: Be careful what you wish for! | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
HIDDEN TREASURES: Be careful what you wish for! Having followed some of the major treasure battles throughout the years and also based on some personal experience, it always amazes me that the "professionals" have passed laws that give them total ownership of the treasure hidden in the land and sea. And they have the power…
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AERIAL SPRAYS: When children died, it changed nothing.

My experience with forest spraying in New Brunswick goes back to the 1950s when DDT was applied in massive doses to our forests. Over the years we all learned how deadly it really was … so it was…
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Sustainable Ancient Aquaculture

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Sustainable Ancient Aquaculture – National Geographic Society (blogs) Sustainable Ancient Aquaculture Posted by  Mark Spaldin
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Earthquakes Canada

Earthquakes Canada | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
October 19 - Get ready to Shakeout! The Great British Columbia ShakeOut
Wed 11 Oct 02:26 PDT: An earthquake was reported offshore WSW of Tofino, Vancouver Island, BC.
Earthquake Report
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PUBLICATION: Mariner’s Guide to Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises of Western Canada is now available

PUBLICATION: Mariner’s Guide to Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises of Western Canada is now available | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
The Mariner's Guide to Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises of Western Canada is a resource developed by the Coasta
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EXPLORE: Planning a trip? Don't miss our Downeast lighthouses online guide

EXPLORE: Planning a trip? Don't miss our Downeast lighthouses online guide | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Planning a trip? Here's most of the lighthouses from Massachusetts to Newfoundland courtesy of Google My Maps and the many contributor
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COMMENTS ARE NOW POSSIBLE!

COMMENTS ARE NOW POSSIBLE! | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Seems I had the wrong button pushed and it wasn't possible for anyone to comment. I think that is fixed ... so ... give it a try to see i
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THE TIME THE CANARY DIED: The passing of the Red-necked phalarope from the Quoddy Region and what it means.

THE TIME THE CANARY DIED: The passing of the Red-necked phalarope from the Quoddy Region and what it means. | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
When I went away to do graduate work at McGill University I experienced a vacuum, a void, a realization that something was missing. Moving west to Victoria BC helped but the feeling didn’t le…
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ISSUES: Dead Mink and Dead Herring: The locals speak out.

ISSUES: Dead Mink and Dead Herring: The locals speak out. | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
My post Do Dead Mink and Dead Herring have something in common seems to have stirred the pot out there. The government and industry have disavowed any potential connection between the mink industry…
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ISSUES: Wow! Lot’s of fishing activity in SW Nova Scotia – What’s going on?

ISSUES: Wow! Lot’s of fishing activity in SW Nova Scotia – What’s going on? | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
We have all been following the mystery of the dead herring and invertebrates in the waters of St. Mary’s Bay and Southwest Nova Scotia. We had a blistering southwest wind a few days ago and r…
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FISHERIES: Just how much have things changed you ask!

FISHERIES: Just how much have things changed you ask! | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Some of us remember the Quoddy Region as a bustling centre of activity fed by the abundant fisheries of the area. In only a few decades this ha…
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ISSUES: Latest Report on Extensive tests for NS Herring Kills from DFO – No cause identified as yet.

ISSUES: Latest Report on Extensive tests for NS Herring Kills from DFO – No cause identified as yet. | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Thanks to Darren Porter DFO is working with partners such as the CFIA and ECCC to investigate the potential causes of the mass mortality of herring and some other species in several locations …
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WHALES: Could ropeless fish traps really help save endangered whales?

WHALES: Could ropeless fish traps really help save endangered whales? | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Crab fishermen to test ropeless fishing to help save endangered whales Idea once considered crazy could eliminate the entanglements that threaten North Atlantic right whales Hadeel Ibrahim · CBC News · Posted: Mar 25, 2018 8:00 AM AT  New Brunswick snow crab fishermen will test two ropeless trap methods this spring to reduce the use of the fishing rope blamed…
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WHALE WATCHING - Late News from Quoddy Link Marine

WHALE WATCHING - Late News from Quoddy Link Marine | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Only one week left!! – October 6-15, 2017   OCTOBER 15, 2017    BY  DANIELLE DION Hello everyone, Danielle here with Quoddy Lin
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ATLANTIC ARCHIVE – Media from Ministers Island, Charlotte County, NB

ATLANTIC ARCHIVE – Media from Ministers Island, Charlotte County, NB | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
  Ministers Island is an historic Canadian island in New Brunswick’s Passamaquoddy Bay near the town of St. Andrews. The 690-acre island lies several h…
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HISTORY: Entanglement in the Past

HISTORY: Entanglement in the Past | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
REMINISCENCES OF A LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER August 6,1980 edition of the Saint Croix Courier (with permission) Editors Note: Prescot
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POSTERS: Fishing Boats on the Bay of Fundy. William Bradford, 1860

POSTERS: Fishing Boats on the Bay of Fundy. William Bradford, 1860 | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Enjoy art at reasonable poster prices. This delightful painting is by William Bradford, circa 1860.
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WHAT DO YOU THINK NOW? Bay of Fundy Tidal Turbines will Kill Marine Life and Impact Our Eco-economics 2009

WHAT DO YOU THINK NOW? Bay of Fundy Tidal Turbines will Kill Marine Life and Impact Our Eco-economics 2009 | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 2009. What do you think about this now?
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SIGNIFICANT AREAS: Minas Basin, Nova Scotia

SIGNIFICANT AREAS: Minas Basin, Nova Scotia | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
One of the most significant publications on the important areas in the Bay of Fundy was carried out by M-I. Buzeta, R. Singh, and S. Young-Lai. Entitled Identifcation of significant Marin…
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ISSUE: Global Warming is Killing Bay of Fundy Herring and Invertebrates – NOT REALLY

ISSUE: Global Warming is Killing Bay of Fundy Herring and Invertebrates – NOT REALLY | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
The current herring and invertebrate deaths along the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy have folks speculating about cause. One of the persistent claims is that global warming is creating high …
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ISSUES: Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine Acidification Impacts on Marine Life.

ISSUES: Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine Acidification Impacts on Marine Life. | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
Here’s something that even I can understand. Check it out. Particularly the end where it relates to other species.
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COUGAR: Anyone heard something like this on a cold, cold night?

COUGAR: Anyone heard something like this on a cold, cold night? | FUNDY TIDES | Scoop.it
No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at
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