The Bay of Fundy has won the prestigious nomination to represent Canada in the final stage of the global Official New7Wonders of Nature campaign.
Starting in 2007, the Bay of Fundy was one of 440 participants, representing over 220 Countries worldwide and today is proud to be one of the 28 worldwide finalists. The final 7, chosen by popular vote, will be declared on November 11, 2011.
This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity allows Canadians to showcase one of their most extraordinary natural wonders on the international stage.
Canada’s Bay of Fundy is a 270 km (170 mile) long ocean bay that stretches between the provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia on the country’s East Coast. The Bay of Fundy is known for having the highest tides on the planet: measuring 53 feet (17 metres) which is 5 to 10 times higher than the rest of the world’s tides and supports a unique diversity of geology, biology and Peoples shaped by the tides.
Go to votemyfundy.com to vote for Canada’s Bay of Fundy in the New7 Wonders of Nature campaign.