Cape Sable


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Noun1.Cape Sable - a cape at the southwest tip of Florida; the southernmost part of the United States mainland
Everglades National Park - a national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animals
2.Cape Sable - a promontory on the far southern part of Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia - the Canadian province in the Maritimes consisting of the Nova Scotia peninsula and Cape Breton Island; French settlers who called the area Acadia were exiled to Louisiana by the British in the 1750s and their descendants are know as Cajuns
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Perez calls Cape Sable on the southernmost western shore of the Everglades "our canary in the coalmine.
These are characteristics of other sparrow forms such as the Dusky Seaside Sparrow (Ammodramus maritimus nigrescens) (Sykes 1980), Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow (A.
The Southern Florida Wetland stamps celebrate a primeval environment, a fragile meeting ground of land and water that is home to a fantastic array of life, including rare and endangered species such as the American crocodile, Florida panther and Cape Sable seaside sparrow," said Anthony Vegliante, Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive Vice President, U.
A storm came up and the ship hit Cape Sable Ledges off the southern tip of Nova Scotia, Canada, on February 20, 1860, and there were no survivors.
Fish and Wildlife Service determined that the program's water management practices threatened the endangered Cape Sable seaside sparrow.
The project was designated "emergency" by the Corps because of its location in the Everglades for the Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow, an endangered bird species.
Returning from Yarmouth, where she was the main attraction at the local summer festival, she ran aground off Cape Sable in a heavy fog.
MARMAP surveys of the continental shelf from Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, to Cape Sable, Nova Scotia (1977-1983).
In August 1993, for example, Balsley, Birks, and their colleagues used kites to examine ozone levels over Cape Sable Island, which is near the southern tip of Nova Scotia.
Marl prairies and endangered species habitat, such as that for the Cape Sable seaside sparrow, will be permanently closed.