Read through previous articles from the CV Collective, or pick up the current issue at one of our distributors or in our online store.


Volume

18

Read more

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 Vancouver Island is making a massive comeback. ...

Volume

18

Read more

CRUMBLING CANNERIES

Words & Photos by Oriana Smy
The profits from a thriving fishing industry dried up, and businesses moved on. Some of the sites left behind are in hazardous decay, polluting our oceans and...

Volume

18

Read more

AQUA MAN

Words by Mike Berard
Photo by John Kelsey
The original underwater superhero swims the waters of the Pacific Northwest.     His name is Kumugwe (pronounced "koo-moo-gwee"). He...

Volume

18

Read more

CURRENT DEMAND

Words by Dave Flawse
Photo by Mike LeBlanc
The nutrient-rich waters of Baynes Sound provide the ideal conditions for oyster harvesting, drawing workers to the Valley’s steady industry. ...

Volume

18

Read more

ABANDON SHIP

Words by Ryan Stuart
Photo by Sara Kempner
Orphaned by their owners, a number of derelict boats litter the shores of Comox Harbour. Due to murky jurisdiction and a lack of accountability, they’ll...