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ⓘ L'Isle-Verte, Quebec




LIsle-Verte, Quebec
                                     

ⓘ LIsle-Verte, Quebec

LIsle-Verte is a small municipality located along the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River, in the Riviere-du-Loup Regional County Municipality of the Bas-Saint-Laurent region, Quebec, Canada. The name of the village refers to Ile Verte, a nearby island that is not within its municipal boundaries. Village and island are joined by a seasonal ferry.

It is famous for its lamb, in salt marshes, a luxury product in Quebec. It swamps along the St. Lawrence river is a protected bird sanctuary part of the Baie de lisle-Verte Ramsar wetlands.

23 Jan 2014 a major fire destroyed the residence Le Havre, nursing home, killing thirty-two residents.