Tag: Sable Gully
The Gully: An East Coast Natural Wonder Turns 10
Tonya Wimmer May 15, 2014
Some 200km off the coast of Nova Scotia lies one of Canada’s natural wonders – an underwater canyon that dwarfs the Grand Canyon! This canyon is called the Sable Gully and it’s actually the most prominent underwater geological feature on all of the east coast of North America.
Extremely loud and incredibly close: seismic tests in Atlantic Canada will hurt endangered whales
Tonya Wimmer May 13, 2014
The Sable Gully celebrates its 10th Anniversary as a Marine Protected Area in May 2014. But this safe haven could soon be under threat by loud seismic exploration for oil and gas, blasting away years of efforts to protect one of Canada’s most incredible undersea environments.