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La Perouse

The fishing boat La Perouse in Ucluelet

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Ucluelet Harbour

Ucluelet at dusk, back when the Canadian Princess was operating as a hotel

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Ruby-N-II and Contender 101

The fishing boats Ruby-N-II and Contender 101 in Ucluelet

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A rainy west coast day

A rainy day in Ucluelet I’ve always enjoyed being on the west coast of British Columbia, especially on rainy, foggy days where colours are muted and the air is still. A bit of Ucluelet is just the ticket on these … Continue reading

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Long Beach – waves and rocks

  Waves and rocks at Long Beach National Park Reserve

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Long Beach – Gooseneck barnacles

Gooseneck barnacles (Pollicipes polymerus), also called stalked barnacles or goose barnacles, are filter-feeding crustaceans that live attached to hard surfaces of rocks in the intertidal zone. They are found only on exposed or moderately exposed coasts as they depend on … Continue reading

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Long Beach – Velella velella

Velella velella at Long Beach Also known as sea raft, by-the-wind sailor, purple sail, or little sail because of the sails on their backs, Velella velella are small carnivorous animals related to jellyfish that live on the surface of the … Continue reading

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My Lady Jane

The fishing boat My Lady Jane in Ucluelet

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Ucluelet – Ocean Dancer, Deltaga, and Royal Viking

The fishing boats Ocean Dancer, Deltaga, and Royal Viking in Ucluelet

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Royal Viking

The fishing boat Royal Viking in Ucluelet

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