Environmental Geology and Land Use

Bedrock Slump, Blue Beach

Vertical Eroding Cliffs, Minas Basin

Post Tropical Storm Noel, Queensland Beach

Rotational Slump, Lunenburg

Collapsing Seawall, Cape Breton

Hurricane Bill, Nova Scotia

Protecting the health, prosperity and safety of Nova Scotians and the environment by identifying and assessing geological hazards, coastal erosion and flooding, and working on the assessment of our resources is a priority. This information will allow us to work towards better land-use planning.

Coastal Flooding and Erosion
Abandoned Mine Openings
Coal Mine located near North Sidney, Nova Scotia
Coal Mine Subsidence
Land-use Planning