Cabot Strait


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Cabot Strait

A channel between southwest Newfoundland and northern Cape Breton Island, Canada, connecting the Gulf of St. Lawrence with the Atlantic Ocean.

Cab′ot Strait′


n.
a channel in Canada, connecting the Gulf of St. Lawrence with the Atlantic Ocean. 68 mi. (109 km) wide.
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Nexans executive VP high voltage & underwater cables business group Dirk Steinbrink, said "We are delighted to be a part of the Maritime Link Project and to have been awarded the turnkey contract to deliver the Cabot Strait cable connection, which is a very high profile element of a major new energy development in Eastern Canada, especially as we are already working on a current contract for the same project, awarded by Nalcor Energy in 2013, to create the Strait of Belle Isle link.
This project will include two 170 km subsea cables across the Cabot Strait, with almost 50 km of overland transmission in Nova Scotia and close to another 300 km of overland transmission on the island of Newfoundland.
About 16 boats with 100 hunters were taking part in the hunt in the Cabot Strait, between Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.
Further analyses including 4Vn samples, however, indicated that endoparasitic helminths may have little value as tags in the classification of plaice overwintering in Laurentian Channel waters of the Cabot Strait and Cape Breton Shelf, where mixing of 4T and 4Vn fish may occur.
The winter distribution of plaice in the Laurentian Channel is continuous from the Gaspe to the Cabot Strait (Clay, 1991) and eastward along the Cape Breton Shelf (NAFO subdivision 4Vn) (Swain et al.
Amid anticipated epitaphs such as "You'll never see him again" and "Clergyman makes supper for sharks," MacKinnon headed out the Cabot Strait and set the sails of his small sloop, Research II, for the open seas.
Beech, sugar maple, and eastern hemlock have invaded all three Maritime provinces, but apparently arrived too late to cross the newly formed Cabot Strait into Newfoundland.
Marine Atlantic transports passengers and vehicles year-round across the Cabot Strait between Newfoundland and Nova Scotia.
To cross the Cabot Strait between the island of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia, the HVDC subsea cables will be installed at sea depths up to 470 metres by Nexans own cable ship, the C/S Nexans Skagerrak.
We are delighted to be a part of the Maritime Link Project and to have been awarded the turnkey contract to deliver the Cabot Strait cable connection which is a very high profile element of a major new energy development in Eastern Canada, especially as we are already working on a current contract for the same project, awarded by Nalcor Energy in 2013, to create the Strait of Belle Isle link, says Dirk Steinbrink, Nexans Executive Vice President High Voltage & Underwater Cables Business Group.
Lawrence (unit 1) from those from the Cabot Strait and Laurentian Channel (unit 2).
However, the inclusion of Cabot Strait in unit 1 in the winter should be re-evaluated with further sampling.