West Coast

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SunCruiser West Coast 2017

When it comes to boating in the Northwest, nothing beats SunCruiser West Coast as the favourite cruising companion. Over 600 hazards and points of interest are clearly documented ...



Marina management expert Steve Sinclair has been appointed as director of operations for the new Victoria International Marina. Sinclair will be responsible for overseeing the daily ... more

Aug 15, 2017 12:00 AM West Coast

Bowen Island Municipality has obtained a 30 year License of Occupation (LOO) for Mannion Bay. Together with the Use of Beaches and Water Areas Bylaw (No. 418, 2016) the ... more

Aug 8, 2017 12:00 AM West Coast

On the heels of Orca Awareness month in the Pacific Northwest, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) has opened a platform for feedback on its scientific review of the ... more

Jul 24, 2017 12:00 AM West Coast

Pump don't dump

City of Vancouver

Sewage from boats harms the environment, particularly in busy or poorly flushed anchorages, and sensitive areas such as shellfish beds. In Canada, it is illegal to dump sewage from ... more

Jul 24, 2017 12:00 AM West Coast

Derelict vessels

Alan Wilson

Abandoned and derelict vessels in our coastal waters pose environmental contamination and safety risks. They are also visual eyesores. Untended vessels end up adrift, washed ashore ... more

Jul 24, 2017 12:00 AM West Coast