Sable Island

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Sable Island

A low sandy island southeast of Nova Scotia, Canada. It has often been called "the Graveyard of the Atlantic" because of its hazard to navigation.
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Rowan Gorilla V departed Dundee, Scotland on October 24th for eastern Canada, where it will join Gorilla II and Gorilla III offshore Sable Island, Nova Scotia.
Two of the large prospects are located on the Scotia Shelf southwest of Sable Island, Nova Scotia and the other prospect is located in the Stolberg area of West Central Alberta northwest of Rocky Mountain House, Alberta.
The appointment is a direct result of a recent decision by Panhandle Eastern and a consortium of major energy companies to advance plans to construct a natural gas transmission pipeline system to transport supply located offshore Sable Island, Nova Scotia, to Eastern Canadian and Northeast United States markets.