The Petitcodiac River /pɛtiˈkoʊdi.æk/ ( About this sound listen), known informally as the Chocolate River, is a Canadian river in south-eastern New Brunswick. The river has a meander length of 79 kilometres (49 miles) and is located in Westmorland, Albert, and Kings counties, draining a watershed area of about 2,071 ...
The Petitcodiac River's claim to fame is its tidal bore, forming twice a day as the tides from the Bay of Fundy push up river towards Moncton. Depending on the amplitude of the phenomenon, the wave in the Petitcodiac River will vary today from a few cm in height to as much as 75 cm ( as high as 2 m before the construction ...
Petitcodiac River, river in southeastern New Brunswick, Canada. About 60 miles ( 97 km) long, the river flows northeast and east and then south through a wide estuary (20 miles long) to Shepody Bay, an inlet of Chignecto Bay, and the northern extremity of the Bay of Fundy. A tidal bore or wave, 3–6 feet (1–2 metres ) high at ...
Dec 16, 2016 ... Construction on a new bridge across the Petitcodiac River to replace the causeway between Moncton and Riverview will begin in the spring, it was announced Friday.
Dec 20, 2016 ... A group in southeastern New Brunswick focused for years on the Petitcodiac River's shrinking salmon stock just marked a milestone.
Dec 16, 2016 ... An announcement Friday begins the final phase of a restoration plan for New Brunswick's Petitcodiac River.
Discover Moncton Tidal Bore in Moncton, New Brunswick: Twice a day, the water of the Petitcodiac River flows upstream in a surfable wave.
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