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Coastal Life Discovery Program

16648 Cabot Trail, Petit Étang


Ever wonder what types of creatures live in our coastal waters? Come find out! Help Parks Canada staff do important research and uncover the things that live in an estuary. Dress for the weather and don’t forget your rubber boots or water shoes. Visitors of all ages welcome.

Chéticamp River estuary | August 11 | 11 am. (Meet at Chéticamp Visitor Centre. Participants will follow guide to beach in their own vehicles.)

Freshwater Lake | August 12 | 11 am

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