Category Archives: river

Comox Estuary reflections

Reflections of clouds over the Comox Estuary, looking toward Courtenay and Cumberland from Comox Road (Dike Road) Related Posts:A Portuguese Joe’s gooseCowichan River Estuary – Fall reflectionsPretty to look at, but please stay outCumberland clouds

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Lines – Nanaimo River bridges

The Highway 1 bridges over the Nanaimo River Related Posts:Bridges – Little Qualicum RiverNanaimo River Highway 1 bridgesNanaimo – Not your normal viewTsolum River bridge

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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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Field sawmill wharf

Field sawmill wharf – Courtenay River In September 2017, Project Watershed and the K’ómoks First Nation reached an agreement with Interfor to purchase and restore the former Field sawmill site on the Courtenay River near the 17th street bridge. Kus-kus-sum … Continue reading

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Back to the hatchery – Headquarters Creek

I decided to head back to the Headquarters Creek hatchery to see what had changed since my last visit, almost exactly four years ago in January 2014. Of course, I picked a rainy day, not that I really had a … Continue reading

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Tsolum River Facility

Tsolum River Facility – Headquarters Creek The Department of Fisheries and Oceans Tsolum River Facility is one of those places that are just a bit difficult to find, partly because it is actually located on Headquarters Creek, but more so … Continue reading

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Harris Cove bridge

The bridge over Harris Cove at the mouth of the San Juan River – Port San Juan Related Posts:The bridge over Roche CovePort San JuanVictoria – the MosaicNimpkish River bridge

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Cowichan River Estuary

The Cowichan River Estuary on a wet fall day Logs come in, wood products go out. That’s the basic process but it’s far from the entire story as the logs were cut in one location, loaded onto a ship or … Continue reading

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