Category Archives: Vancouver Island

Global Gold

The bulk carrier Global Gold loading at Catalyst Paper in Crofton Crofton is an integrated paper and pulp manufacturing division with two operating paper machines and two pulp machines. Major products include newsprint, directory paper and kraft pulp, which is … Continue reading

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The back of Mt Washington

A logged area on the back of Mt Washington Related Posts:Mount Washington – a vibrant dayThe big picture – Mount WashingtonMt Washington– after the fireInside, outside – Mount Washington

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Comox Lake

A quiet late September day at Comox Lake Related Posts:Comox LakeComox LakeComox Lake Logging Road bridgeComox Lake

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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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The quarry

I saw this sand and gravel quarry on a trip to Horne Lake, and thought that it might be an interesting subject for a time lapse video. I think that it was… Related Posts:At the quarryComox Lake – Over the … Continue reading

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Victoria Ogden Point

Zandam and Disney Wonder at the Victoria Cruise Ship Terminal – Ogden Point Related Posts:Ogden PointOgden Point BreakwaterVictoria Cruise Ship TerminalThree in a row – Victoria Cruise Ship Terminal

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Horne Lake – just an island on an island

Just an island on an island – Horne Lake Related Posts:Horne LakeHorne Lake damTin ManHorne Lake suspension bridge

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Darya Ganga

Pacific Scout heading back to Ogden Point after transferring pilots on Darya Ganga as Pacific Clipper heads out of James Bay to her fishing grounds. Related Posts:Pacific ScoutPacific ScoutOgden Point – Pilot BoatsPacific Pilot Two

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Buoy oh buoy

Buoys at the Canadian Coast Guard Regional Operations Centre in James Bay Related Posts:CCGS Sir Wilfrid LaurierCoastal enforcementBamfield Coast Guard StationC-GCIV

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Fomento Three

The 300m long Fomento Three anchored off Victoria Related Posts:Derelict boats on the GorgeHL ShinboryeongComox MarinaLong Beach waves

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