Category Archives: Salish Sea

Salt Water Meets Fresh Water

I’ve seen the location of images almost identical to the one above, given as being in the Middle East, the South Pacific and other such places. While this sounds plausible, the truth is that they are mostly shot where silt … Continue reading

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Courtenay River Estuary

Looking across the Courtenay River Estuary toward Courtenay and Cumberland

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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

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Interlink Dignity

Interlink Dignity at anchor in Kulleet Bay

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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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Nanaimo Harbour

A week previous I shot this view shortly after a snowfall – as much as the snow is a bother for moving about in, it does provide a nice finishing touch to a scenic shot. Looking down at downtown Nanaimo … Continue reading

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Nanaimo winter day

Another nice winter view of Nanaimo and the Coast Mountains across Georgia Strait. I’m going to shoot this same scene in the spring and try to get some of the lights below at dusk.

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A Nanaimo winter day

Overlooking Nanaimo toward the Coast Mountains on a snowy winter day

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