Sunset, marsh road with fence posts

Landscape of Grand Pré2012

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

The land reclamation used traditional techniques of dykes and aboiteaux (wooden-sluices) and a drainage network, as well as a community-based management system still in use today. The dykeland owners are members of the Grand Pre Marsh Body which coordinates the collective management of the lands.


  • Title: Sunset, marsh road with fence posts
  • Creator: Landscape of Grand Pré
  • Date Created: 2012
  • Location Created: Canada
  • Rights: John Robichaud
  • Location: Canada
  • Inscription Criteria: Criteria: (v)(vi)
  • Date of Inscription: 2012
  • Category of Site: Cultural site

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