Tag Archives: log boom

A busy dozer boat

A busy dozer boat moving BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

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Angelic Zephyr

Angelic Zephyr loading BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

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Dozer boat

A dozer boat moving boom logs during the loading of BC logs onto a bulk carrier

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Pipers Lagoon – watching the world go by…

Pipers Lagoon is one of my favorite places to watch the world go by. Except for a few brief moments at slack tide, the water in the lagoon flows with great speed through the small opening into Georgia Strait. Birds … Continue reading

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Miss Jordan

Miss Jordan at the Queesto Community Forest log sort in Jordan River   Queesto Community Forest is the company that manages TFL 61 at Jordan River. The Pacheedaht First Nation owns half of TFL. 61

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Ladysmith – waterfront industry

Forestry, fisheries and ships – industries that shaped and maintain Ladysmith…

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Comox Lake – a bit of history

A piece of history on Comox Lake – a square metal washer that was likely used for log booming

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Fanny Bay – log boom

A log boom at Fanny Bay on Baynes Sound, near Denman Island

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