What are the main jobs in Nova Scotia?
The short answer would be fishing and forestry; and to a lesser extent farming.
You enter Nova Scotia on TCH 104 from New Brunswick this highway follows an Easterly direction to Cape Breton. High 102 leaves the 104 at Truro and goes South to Halifax. From Halifax to Yarmouth at the West end of Nova Scotia two highways will take you there. Highway 101 to the Annapolis valley and then to Yarmouth or Highway 103 from Halifax to Yarmouth via the Atlantic Coast. These are our main routes of…
There was until late 2009 when the Government of Nova Scotia declared that they wouldn't subsidize the ferry, which ultimately costing the Town of Yarmouth 100s of jobs. The entire Southern quarter of Nova Scotia is devastated. However, a new cruise ferry service, Nova Star Cruises, began operating in May, 2014. For more information see novastarcruises.com.