Dennis Point

Dennis Point (HM21GS)

Location: Middle West Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 2M0 Yarmouth County
Country: Canada
Buy Canada flags at Flagstore.com!

N 43° 37.094', W 65° 47.312'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 89 views
Inscription

Living Wharves / Tchais Vivants

Following the fish
While Dennis Point's most valuable fishery is lobster, this wharf is also home to Canada's largest ground fishing fleet. This diverse fishery takes our fishermen (and women) to many special fishing areas.
Going the distance
Some fishermen (and women) stay close to our shores to fish, while others venture further out to sea. The distance they go is referred to [as] "inshore", "mid-shore", or "offshore.
· In-shore - approximately .8-8 km (.5 to 5 mi) from shore
· Mid-shore - some 8- 40 km (5 -25 mi) from shore
· Offshore - at least 80 km (50 mi) and more from shore

Where the fishin's good
Where fishermen go for their catch depends on the species and quantity of fish in an area. Check out the adjacent map for some fishing hotspots.
This is a Living Wharves Fishing Skills Demo location.
Map: Original artwork based on Canadian Hydrographic Service digital charts and / or data.
Suivre le poisson
À Dennis Point, le homard est la pêche la plus rentable, mais on trouve aussi la flottille de pêche de fond la plus importante du Canada! Cette diversité amène les pêcheurs à travailler dans de nombreuses zones de pêche.
Distances de pêche
Certain pêcheurs ne s'éloignent pas trop du littoral, tandis
que d'autres s'aventurent plus au large. On dit qui'ils pêchent dans la zone côtière, semi-hauturière ou hauturière.
· Zone côtière : à 8,8 km (0,5 mi-5 mi) environ des côtes
· Zone semi-hauturière : de 8 km à 40 km (5 mi-25 mi) environ des côtes
· Zone hauturière : au moins à 80 km (50 mi) des côtes

Là où ça mord!
Les endroits où les pêcheurs travaillent dépendent de l'espèce et de la quantité de poisson. Ci-contre, quelques bons coins pour la pêche.
Lieu de démonstration de techniques de pêche -
programme Tchais vivants.
Carte: illustration d'après des cartes et des données numériques du Service hydrographique du Canada.
Details
HM NumberHM21GS
Tags
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)20T E 274998 N 4833250
Decimal Degrees43.61823333, -65.78853333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 37.094', W 65° 47.312'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 37' 5.6400000000001" N, 65° 47' 18.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 219 Dennis Point Rd, Middle West Pubnico Nova Scotia B0W 2M0, CA
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?