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CURRENT DEMAND

Words by Dave Flawse
Photo by Mike LeBlanc
The nutrient-rich waters of Baynes Sound provide the ideal conditions for oyster harvesting,...
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THE RETURN OF GIANTS

Words by Sarah Hauser
Photo by Brandon Hamilton
Following a decline due to the West Coast’s whaling history, the humpback population around...
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AQUA MAN

Words by Mike Berard
Photo by John Kelsey
The original underwater superhero swims the waters of the Pacific...
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CRUMBLING CANNERIES

Words & Photos by Oriana Smy
The profits from a thriving fishing industry dried up, and businesses moved on. Some of the sites...

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