The Underwater Archaeology Search for Franklin's Lost Vessels: HMS Erebus and HMS Terror National Historic Site


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Check out Parks Canada on Twitter at @PCArchaeology for daily updates throughout the survey.

In 2012, Parks Canada partnered with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to bring this important story in Canadian history to the public—on CBC-TV, Radio-Canada, CBC News Network, CBC Radio One and With the number of news platforms CBC provides, the search for the Franklin ships and this important story in Canadian Arctic history was readily made available to the public. Although focused on the 2012 expedition, much of their online content continues to offer a fascinating glimpse into the ongoing search for the Franklin vessels.