Along Newfoundland's Shores

Along Newfoundland's Shores

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This short documentary includes three vignettes about life off the coast of Newfoundland. In Island of Birds, we visit Green Island, a sea bird sanctuary where puffins frolic. In Caplin Harvest, little silvery fish called caplin spawn by washing ashore along the waves, making an easy catch for fishermen. In Outports on the Move, off-shore houses are pried loose from their foundation and floated to the Newfoundland mainland, where schools, hospitals, stores and services are available to the community.

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Along Newfoundland's Shores, , provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • Biff Harrelson

    I've always wanted to see puffins other than in a book. Bizarre looking birds. Interesting film.

    Biff Harrelson, 18 Nov 2016