Scatarie Island, Nova Scotia
Dive site characteristics
Behavior to have: respect the environment and the fauna.
The dives are done from a boat (except otherwise). The water current is mild (except otherwise). Ask to local people. The dives are done in sea water, watch your buoyancy. Raise the weight on your weight belt accordingly. A 7.5mm thick neoprene wet suit is mandatory. A dry suit may be more suitable depending of your comfort habits. Water temperature is around 60°F but with underwater currents it may drop to around 37 to 47°F.
Note: directions are accurate as possible, it is recommended to dive with someone knowing the site.
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|30-75′||Scatarie Island||Be carefull about currents which may be strong depending where you dive. Check the tide schedule. It is most preferrable to dive at low or at high tide. Be carefull about tourist boats around the island!|
From Main-a-Dieux harbour, take the boat toward Scatarie Island.
|St.Paul Island Trading||599 Main Road,
|902 383-3483||air, rentals, charter (May-Sep)|