• First Whale Sanctuary in North America to Open in 2023

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    New efforts to create a safe haven for whales are being made in Nova Scotia. Enjoy this read!

    Original article by Paige Bennett of EcoWatch

    A new sanctuary for whales is coming to North America. In Nova Scotia, The Whale Sanctuary Project recently celebrated opening day for the Operations Centre for the nonprofit’s upcoming whale sanctuary, which will be the first of its kind in North America.

    The sanctuary is planned for Port Hilford Bay in Nova Scotia and will include 110 acres of habitat for the whales. This amount of space will be ideal for about eight whales. The organization wanted to find a spot that would offer plenty of interesting and enriching surroundings for the whales and…