• Acadians
  • During the first 80 years the French and Acadians lived in Nova Scotia, nine significant military clashes took place as the English and Scottish (later British), Dutch and French fought for possession of the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acadians built a rough road between the two rivers just to the south of the town, a route which after British settlement became The Post Road or Highway No. 1 the main road connected western communities in Nova Scotia. (wikipedia.org)
  • provincial
  • Described on the provincial vehicle licence plate as Canada's Ocean Playground, Nova Scotia is surrounded by four major bodies of water: the Gulf of Saint Lawrence to the north, the Bay of Fundy to the west, the Gulf of Maine to the southwest, and Atlantic Ocean to the east. (wikipedia.org)
  • coastal
  • Nova Scotia is the second-smallest of Canada's ten provinces, with an area of 55,284 square kilometres (21,300 sq mi), including Cape Breton and another 3,800 coastal islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • lands
  • Archaeological Land Trust of Nova Scotia __ 'To work with landowners, heritage groups, individuals, corporations and governments to permanently and meaningfully protect lands containing significant archaeological resources in Nova Scotia. (archaeolink.com)
  • village
  • Post-secondary options include a campus of the Nova Scotia Community College, and The Institute of Human Services Education, as well as the Agricultural Campus of Dalhousie University in the neighboring village of Bible Hill. (wikipedia.org)
  • special
  • Highlights include a large exhibit on coal mining in Nova Scotia including a special display on the Westray Mine disaster which took place near the museum in 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • They were made for certain townships in the western part of Nova Scotia between 1760 and 1860 or later, and some include records of marriages as early as 1702 and as late as 1920. (familysearch.org)
  • City
  • Debert and Belmont Paleoindian Sites __ 'The Debert archaeological site was discovered near the city of Debert in north-central NOVA SCOTIA in 1948, and excavated between 1962 and 1964. (archaeolink.com)
  • work
  • The museum has extensive hands on galleries that explore the evolution of industry and work in Nova Scotia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been an honour to serve my community, to be a member of the Progressive Conservative Caucus and to work for the betterment of all Nova Scotians. (cbc.ca)
  • Power
  • The town has an independent electrical utility which generates 10-15 per cent of its own needs from a hydro generator in Factorydale, purchasing the balance from Nova Scotia Power. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Westville is the home of Alvah Mayo, seven time Nova Scotia Chess Champion, Kris MacFarlane, the drummer of Great Big Sea, George Canyon country singer, and Russell MacEwan, Lawyer, Member of Parliament and Judge. (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • Below you can find information about the adoption assistance benefits that may be available to families who adopt children from Nova Scotia foster care. (nacac.org)
  • When available, are these services formally specified in the adoption assistance agreement in Nova Scotia? (nacac.org)