All Fore for Nature

All Fore for Nature

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A glimmer of  Hope by Christina Magner

A glimmer of Hope

Halifax

After a seemingly late winter, it is always a welcome sight to see these beauties pop up in my neighborhood!

SUBMITTED BY CHRISTINA MAGNER
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Miller Lake Sunrise by Jason

Miller Lake Sunrise

Miller Lake

I took this photo on my way to work. It was so beautiful I had to pull over and capture the moment.

SUBMITTED BY JASON
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Colorful Speckled Trout of Nova Scotia by Jason Trask

Colorful Speckled Trout of Nova Scotia

Nine Mile River

Up Close picture of the beautiful colors on this Nova Scotia Brook Trout.

SUBMITTED BY JASON TRASK
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Webber  Lake  by Robert Tighe

Webber Lake

Webber Lake in Middle Sackville

This photo was taken on a beautiful fall day in 2022 at Webber Lake. I was exploring a small waterfall there and when I went down to the lake, the water was like a mirror with the fall colours on full display.

SUBMITTED BY ROBERT TIGHE
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Point Prim Lighthouse by Karlee Everist

Point Prim Lighthouse

Digby

We went to Digby for our “babymoon” as we are expecting our first child in August. We had a lovely time and Point Prim Lighthouse was a highlight! We saw some seals and loved the peacefulness of this spot!

SUBMITTED BY KARLEE EVERIST
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Green Bay Sunset  by Annette Spindler

Green Bay Sunset

Green Bay, NS

One of my favourite places to capture sunsets 🌅

SUBMITTED BY ANNETTE SPINDLER
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Relaxing Cottage by Bob Steeves

Relaxing Cottage

Port Howe, NS

We rented this cottage on the water in Port Howe. It is so relaxing on the deck watching the wildlife. Most interesting are the porpoises and the blue heron which are seen frequently. The latter come in in significant numbers at lower tide to feed. There is always something to watch on the water. Total relaxation.

SUBMITTED BY BOB STEEVES
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Sunset over Bayers Lake by Michael Brown

Sunset over Bayers Lake

Regency Park Drive

One of the most amazing sunsets from my balcony in Clayton Park. No filters. No editing.

SUBMITTED BY MICHAEL BROWN
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Happy Place by Troy Acker

Happy Place

Digby County

This is my little slice of heaven and my happy place, on a small river in a secluded part of Digby County.

SUBMITTED BY TROY ACKER
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Nature's Canopy by Chrissy Summers

Nature's Canopy

Gaspereau River, Kings County, NS

When the river is high, there's a opportunity to rent tubes (or bring your own) and float down the Gaspereau River under a canopy of trees through both tranquil and turbulent waters. A great day trip, not far from the city, but allows you to unplug from the world to enjoy the peacefulness of nature all around you. Children of all ages will enjoy this lazy river ride.

SUBMITTED BY CHRISSY SUMMERS
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Ocean Playground   by Paige Acker

Ocean Playground

Burnt Coat Park

One of Nova Scotias lesser know parks, this is truly a NS hidden gem.

SUBMITTED BY PAIGE ACKER
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Little Meander River by Julie Sheffield

Little Meander River

Little Meander River

One of my favourite hikes is to the waterfall on Little Meander River in Hants County, NS. In the summer, you can walk along the river to get to the falls. When the river is high or in the winter, there is a trail through the woods to get there. This photo was taken along the river as we returned from our hike to the falls.

SUBMITTED BY JULIE SHEFFIELD
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Road Trip by Marie Donovan

Road Trip

Along the Cabot Trail

Along the Cabot Trail truly is a masterpiece with a new canvas at every turn. We stopped many times to take in the beauty of the day.

SUBMITTED BY MARIE DONOVAN
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Breathe it in. by Tracy Vallis

Breathe it in.

That Dutchman's Cheese Farm, Economy.

My grandson smelling the beautiful flowers in the garden at That Dutchman's Cheese Farm.

SUBMITTED BY TRACY VALLIS
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Magnolia Warbler by Michele Potter

Magnolia Warbler

Bothwell, PEI

I went birding on a beautiful day n May 2023 and was astounded by the variety of warblers I found. This magnificent Magnolia Warbler was singing away in a Spruce Tree and I was completely enthralled.

SUBMITTED BY MICHELE POTTER
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River reflections by Larry Sibley

River reflections

Musquodoboit Harbour

This is a photo of the reflection of tree branches on the undulating surface of the Musquodoboit River. The conditions that made these bejeweled reflections are quite specific and ephemeral - bright sunlight, and just the right strength of a steady breeze.

SUBMITTED BY LARRY SIBLEY
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Quintessential Maritime Island by Elaina Gaetan

Quintessential Maritime Island

Coffin Island, Queens County, NS

Coffin Island, located just off the coast at Beach Meadows in Queens Country, is an island shaped like a foot. For generations its weathered and worn out fish shacks have hosted local families for lobster boils and weekend getaways. Today it is a photographers dream location, and if you like beachcombing, the tides bring forth new treasurers every day. Although the locals have known about this place for many years, it was a new discovery when my husband and I moved to the South Shore three years ago. It is now a place we love taking family and friends who marvel at its peaceful, ghostly aura.

SUBMITTED BY ELAINA GAETAN
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Favourite Person. Favourite View by Connie Boland

Favourite Person. Favourite View

Little Port Lighthouse Trail, Bay of Islands, NL

The trail can be strenuous. Little Port Lighthouse Trail is one of the most challenging hiking trails in the Outer Bay of Islands. And yet, it's my favourite. The view out the bay is spectacular. The view owns my heart.

SUBMITTED BY CONNIE BOLAND
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Standing Tall by Connie Boland

Standing Tall

Cook's Brook Day Park, Bay of Islands

It was a perfect summer evening. Children playing. Slight breeze blowing. Ocean kissing the waves at our feet. Just before the sun dipped below the mountains everything went silent. It was magical.

SUBMITTED BY CONNIE BOLAND
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Gentle Evenings by Connie Boland

Gentle Evenings

Bay of Islands, western Newfoundland and Labrador

I love sunset. When today is over and tomorrow is full of possibility. Sunsets are quiet with a special kind of stillness that brings a feeling of place. Every year I search for a new place to watch the end of day. This year I found my happy place.

SUBMITTED BY CONNIE BOLAND
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Predator and Prey  by Joy Doucette

Predator and Prey

Lake Magaguadavic, New Brunswick

My son was showing my grandson a large frog. Suddenly a dragonfly landed and I was there to capture the moment.

SUBMITTED BY JOY DOUCETTE
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Biking memories by Diane

Biking memories

ST. ANDREWS

Canada day in St Andrew's

SUBMITTED BY DIANE
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Clam date by Diane Steeves

Clam date

Alma nb

Bike run for fundy clams at the little takeout

SUBMITTED BY DIANE STEEVES
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Sunset on the river by Alisa Johnson

Sunset on the river

Miramichi,NB

In July of 2023, our extended family gathered in the Miramichi for a family reunion, and to take in the Miramichi Irish Festival. The photo was taken at sunset, on the Rodd Hotel’s patio on the Miramichi River.

SUBMITTED BY ALISA JOHNSON
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Where is the Ocean?! by Ryan Baxter

Where is the Ocean?!

Polly's Cove Trail

My sister and I went on a great hike at Polly's Cove Trail in early July. As we walked and climbed around the rocks and circular trails along the ocean, you could hear the water roaring loudly but could not see it through the thick fog. The wind was like nothing I had experienced before, one moment cold and damp, and in the next refreshingly warm. Sometimes the beauty of the Atlantic coast is in the mystery of what you can't see, forcing you to listen and look at what's in front of you rather than at the horizon.

SUBMITTED BY RYAN BAXTER
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Calm before the storm  by NICOLE CAMERON

Calm before the storm

Kouchibouguac National Park

taken while walking on the boardwalk across the saltwater lagoons right before the sky opened up and poured.

SUBMITTED BY NICOLE CAMERON
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All Dune by Bonita Moore

All Dune

Grand Tracadie Prince Edward Island

We spent a beautiful September afternoon at Grand Tracadie Beach, PEI. It was our first time visiting this area, and we were not disappointed.

SUBMITTED BY BONITA MOORE
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Let's Make This Work by Rosa Cross

Let's Make This Work

Tancook Island

These trees blend together to create a pretty picture on Tancook Island.

SUBMITTED BY ROSA CROSS
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Standing Alone by Alison OBrien

Standing Alone

York Redoubt

Out for a hike with Hubby and I found this beauty standing all alone

SUBMITTED BY ALISON OBRIEN
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Birds Eye View by Tom McManaman

Birds Eye View

Purcells Cove

After a long days work I spotted this Osprey out on the hunt.

SUBMITTED BY TOM MCMANAMAN
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Hiking Fundy Trail by Robyn Houle

Hiking Fundy Trail

Walton Glen Fundy Trail

Love hiking in Fundy. Being in nature helps you to relax and enjoy the scenery

SUBMITTED BY ROBYN HOULE
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Foraging for Fall by Leslie Parham

Foraging for Fall

Fundy Woods Campground, St. Martins, NB

I wonder where Bees go in the winter? They need to plump up to keep their heat while snuggling up to the queen. This chubby fellow was still working hard on the first of October preparing for the winter. Walking the dogs, I stopped to watch his industrious efforts to collect the last remaining pollen from a wildflower.

SUBMITTED BY LESLIE PARHAM
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Nature’s Surprise by Janice Sutherland

Nature’s Surprise

Wolfville Watershed Nature Preserve

When a person stays close to home, there is time to look around our prized nature preserves. Besides the old-growth forests and native plants, one can be entertained by the surprise appearance of the unusual. This fungi was such a find. Our minds can be restfully focused and our imaginations drifting when keeping our eyes on the forest floor.

SUBMITTED BY JANICE SUTHERLAND
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Contemplation by Deb Cameron

Contemplation

Five Islands, NS

The figure on the shore is my husband reflecting on the awesome power of Nova Scotia’s tides.

SUBMITTED BY DEB CAMERON
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A Natural Masterpiece by John Frost

A Natural Masterpiece

Brier Island, Nova Scotia

We love a good driving adventure and spend a lot of time exploring our province of Nova Scotia. This summer we made it back to Brier Island. It was quite the trek and there was some extra waiting for the two ferries there and back because it was the same weekend of the Wharf Rat Rally in Digby. Someone had taken the time to carve this dead tree into a chair and someone (maybe the same one) painted the wood where the natural swirls reminded me of a Van Gogh. The candy-striped lighthouse popped in the background.

SUBMITTED BY JOHN FROST
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Halifax and Harbour Porpoises by Kirsti Burnett

Halifax and Harbour Porpoises

The Entrance to Halifax Harbour

A family of four harbour porpoises breach the water's surface as we leave Halifax Harbour on a summer's morning with eager Dalhousie Marine Biology students, really encapsulating what it means to be "Canada's Ocean Playground" and have nature right in our own backyard.

SUBMITTED BY KIRSTI BURNETT
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Falling for New Brunswick by Lauren Ruff

Falling for New Brunswick

Moose Mountain, NB

Taken during a family ATV ride to catch the Fall views on top of Moose Mountain, New Brunswick.

SUBMITTED BY LAUREN RUFF
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Hays Falls Hike by Lauren Ruff

Hays Falls Hike

Hays Falls, NB

The Maliseet Trail to Hays Falls during Thanksgiving weekend did not disappoint. Thankful for the beautiful golden yellow leaves and high water at this time of year.

SUBMITTED BY LAUREN RUFF
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Blue on Blue by Manuel Dureuil

Blue on Blue

Atlantic Ocean 16 km off of Eastern Passage

Ever wonder where a blue shark got it's name? For my wife and I, one of our favourite nature activities is wildlife watching, and there's something so spectacular about seeing a blue shark in the wild, especially for two marine biologists.

SUBMITTED BY MANUEL DUREUIL
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