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Fanny Bay – Sea Lions and fishing boats

Each winter California Sea Lions congregate in Fanny Bay while they wait for the herring to spawn in February. The herring fishermen would prefer that the Sea Lions were not eating the herring and salmon, and the Sea Lions would … Continue reading

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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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Fanny Bay – Sea lions

Sea lions at Fanny Bay

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Rhododendron and Synergy

Rhododendron and Synergy in Fanny Bay Rhododendron is an ex Washington State ferry – Synergy is a Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull (SWATH). Both are used by Fanny Bay Oysters at their Fanny Bay oyster operation.

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Rhododendron and Synergy

Rhododendron is an ex Washington State ferry – Synergy is a Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull (SWATH). Both are used by Fanny Bay Oysters at their Fanny Bay oyster operation.

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Sea lions – Tzartus Island

Sea lions at the north end of Tzartus Island

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Fanny Bay sea lions

Sea lions on the breakwater in Fanny Bay [fbalbum url=”https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.298262656964119.1073742121.123247217798998&type=3″ size=”187″]

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Fanny Bay Sea Lions

A quick stop at Fanny Bay to check out the boisterous and noisy Sea Lions – the ship in the back ground is the M/V Rhododendron, a retired Washington State ferry that is now used as an oyster processing factory. … Continue reading

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Lions in the bay

The floats just off the Government Wharf in Fanny Bay are a regular haul out for Stellar and California sea lions. Noisy…

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