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Across the harbour

Looking across Halifax harbour to Georges Island National Historic Site Georges Island was occupied by military forces for 200 years from 1750, acting as a key fortification protecting access to a key British station. Between 1755 and 1763, during the … Continue reading

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Down by the bay

There are some beautiful streams and waterfalls flowing into the Bay of Fundy, including Bishops Creek near Morden and French Cross.

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Nova Pilot

The pilot boat Nova Pilot heading out from her berth, while Scotia Pilot stays tied up

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Sandy Cove Beach

Sandy Cove Beach on a windy day that called to me, and reminded me of the power of nature

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Lily Lake

Lily Lake – Moshers Corner Lily Lake, also known as Cogmagun Pond is a small lake that is pretty, but home to ticks. I really dislike ticks and was grossed out to find myself covered in them.

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RCAF CH-149 Cormorant

An RCAF CH-149 Cormorant hovering over CFB Comox

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Big Qualicum Hatchery

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There are a good number of active and closed salmonid hatcheries on Vancouver Island. The closed ones are sad, and the one’s that remain may be threatened by budget cutbacks. On this day I stopped at the Big Qualicum Hatchery … Continue reading

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Life is like a road trip

Life is like a road trip. If we spend all our time looking behind then we miss where we are. If we spend all of our time looking where we are, we miss making a choice about where we are … Continue reading

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Bay of Fundy – Kirk Brook

If you like the ocean and seclusion, the small beach at Kirk Brook is just the ticket. It’s quiet, and there is a whole lot of shoreline to explore at low tide. We took the sort of abandoned section of … Continue reading

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Margarettsville waves

It’s been a wild ride of weather this year – lots of wind, a hurricane, and dramatic overnight fluctuations in temperature. I like storms, so I headed to Margarettsville to see the waves generated by a late fall storm.

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