Category Archives: fall

Salmon King

Salmon King in Victoria’s Upper Harbour Related Posts:Salmon KingConquest and Salmon KingCH-124 Sea KingCH-124 Sea King

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C-FNNV

C-FNNV, a 1961 Cessna 172C at the Nanaimo airport Related Posts:C-GIHMCF-HGMC-FOBNC-FSXW

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Cowichan River Estuary – Fall reflections

A moment in time at the Cowichan River Estuary – reflections of nature on the water, and a moment reflecting on the vanishing forest products industry. Related Posts:Cowichan Bay – man and natureCowichan Bay – EaglesCowichan River Estuary – Stone … Continue reading

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Seagulls or Sea Gulls?

Seagulls or Sea Gulls? What most people refer to as seagulls or sea gulls are actually birds in the scientifically classified family Laridae- the gull and tern” family with more than 35 species in it. Gulls at Point Holmes, but … Continue reading

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Point Holmes seagulls

Raucous seagulls at Point Holmes – these birds are hardly ever quiet, but when they have a reason to make some noise they sure do! Point Holmes is a beautiful section of coastline on Baynes Sound, which in turn is … Continue reading

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RCAF CT-156 Harvard II

Tail number 156125, an RCAF CT-156 Harvard II at the Nanaimo airport Beechcraft RCAF CT-156 Harvard IIs are  trainer aircraft based on the Pilatus PC-9. The single-engine turboprop aircraft is built by the Raytheon Aircraft Company. Length: 10.18 m Wingspan: … Continue reading

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St Ann’s Catholic Church

St Ann’s Catholic Church viewed from the Cowichan River Estuary Related Posts:St Ann’s Roman Catholic ChurchSt Ann’s Catholic Church and CemeteryCowichan River Estuary – Stone Butter ChurchStone Butter Church

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Cowichan Bay – Man and nature

The eagles over the Cowichan River Estuary don’t appear to be bothered by the freighters anchored in Cowichan Bay. Neither do they appear to be in the least concerned with the wooden pilings that were once used for log booming. … Continue reading

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Fog and smoke – an inversion layer

A thermal inversion layer trapping smoke and fog over the Comox Valley Related Posts:A cold morning in CourtenayNanaimo – smoke over GabriolaMayne Island – a smoke filled dayMayne Island – a smoked filled Active Pass

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Baynes Sound fog

Fog hugging Denman Island on a foggy west coast fall day Related Posts:A foggy day – Baynes SoundBC Ferries – Denman WestBuckley BayA bit of Denman

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