Photographer's Note

Just inland from many parts of the Nova Scotia coastline are salt marshes like these. In the 16th and 17th centuries the Acadians, a group of self-sufficient immigrants from northern France, drained these marshes for fertile farmland using a system of drainage gates that would allow water to flow out but not in.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Katya C M (katya) (112)
  • Genre: Lugares
  • Medium: Cor
  • Date Taken: 2007-10-07
  • Categories: Vida Diária, Natureza
  • Exposição: f/5.7
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  • Versão da Foto: Versão Original
  • Date Submitted: 2008-01-04 10:46
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