Category Archives: Ice

Ice and Tide – Bear River

In very cold weather ice can form close to shore on the upper part of the river where the river is still tidal but the water has a lower salt content. Here in the village the surface ice formed at … Continue reading

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Rock, Ice and Water – Jim Reeves’ Dam

Jim Reeves’ dam, erected on a stream just before it enters Corning’s Lake in the Municipality of Clare, Digby County, powered a sawmill. The mill is long gone but the dam still partially blocks the stream and provides lots of … Continue reading

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Ice Sculpture – Cedar Lake

I was walking along the shore of Cedar Lake late this afternoon, after a few days of extremely high winds and cold temperatures. The wave action was constantly bathing the reeds along the shore. The wind and cold instantly froze … Continue reading

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