Category Archives: Salish Sea

Courtenay River Estuary

Looking across the Courtenay River Estuary toward Courtenay and Cumberland Related Posts:Courtenay Air ParkWinters walkAcross the EstuaryCourtenay River Slough

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MV Rhododendron

Not your normal of the MV Rhododendron – Fanny Bay Usually, when I’m heading out I drive through Fanny Bay without stopping, but most of the time I stop at the government wharf on the way home to see what’s … Continue reading

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Tsable River Estuary Geese

Geese being geese in the safety of the Tsable River Estuary I could have cropped the heck out of this shot to show just the geese, or I could have walked up closer to get a tighter shot. Walking up … Continue reading

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Tsable River Estuary

Looking toward Denman Island from the Tsable River Estuary Related Posts:E&N Victoria Subdivision – Mile 125.50…Cowichan River EstuaryCowichan River Estuary – Stone Butter ChurchCowichan River Estuary – Fall reflections

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Interlink Dignity

Interlink Dignity at anchor in Kulleet Bay Related Posts:Victoria – the gritty sideMarian DorisAt anchor – Goose SpitJessina and Fiddler

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Sea lions – a bit too close

A stand-up paddleboarder and kayakers getting way too close to the sea lions hunting row herring off Point Holmes. This interferes with the hunting, stresses the sea lions, and could easily turn into a tragedy if the sea lions decide … Continue reading

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Nanaimo Harbour

A week previous I shot this view shortly after a snowfall – as much as the snow is a bother for moving about in, it does provide a nice finishing touch to a scenic shot. Looking down at downtown Nanaimo … Continue reading

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Nanaimo winter day

Another nice winter view of Nanaimo and the Coast Mountains across Georgia Strait. I’m going to shoot this same scene in the spring and try to get some of the lights below at dusk. Related Posts:Nanaimo views – Coast MountainsA … Continue reading

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A Nanaimo winter day

Overlooking Nanaimo toward the Coast Mountains on a snowy winter day Related Posts:Nanaimo views – Coast MountainsNanaimo views – a snowy dayNewcastle Island and Protection Islandnanaimo snow

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Newcastle Island and Protection Island

A view of the Coast Mountains across Georgia Strait from Nanaimo Harbour, Mark Bay, and Newcastle Island and Protection Island. The bulk carrier Sophiana is at anchor, and one of the BC Ferries is heading to Horseshoe Bay. Just another … Continue reading

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