Simply breathtaking! Admire Parks Canada’s treasures.
In 2011, Parks Canada celebrated its 100th birthday. Throughout the year, every month, we presented our organization to you using a different theme and prepared wallpapers related to that theme. It is with great pride that we offer these wallpapers to you as a legacy of our centennial.
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© Parks Canada / Doug Harvey
Located 290 km offshore from Halifax, Sable Island is a windswept crescent-shaped sandbar 42 km long that emerges from the Atlantic Ocean near the edge of the Continental Shelf. The island’s sand dunes and fresh water ponds are home to over 400 wild horses and numerous migrant and breeding birds, including the rare Ipswich Savannah sparrow.
1024 x 768 pixels (Medium monitors and laptops)
1280 x 800 pixels (Larger monitors)
1280 x 1024 pixels (Widescreen monitors)
1920 x 1200 pixels (Large widescreen monitors)
More wallpaper choices presenting the Centennial Theme Months
Simply click on the image you want!
December - Conservation and Protection
September - Volunteer month
August - National Historic Site
July - National Parks
June - Aboriginal Partnerships
May - National Marine Conservation Areas