Strait of Georgia


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Noun1.Strait of Georgia - the strait separating Vancouver Island from the Canadian mainland
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The design includes a sleeping loft and rain-water harvesting, and widens the northeastern views over the Strait of Georgia to the mainland in the distance.
Gabriola is a privately held British Columbia company on Gabriola Island, one of the gulf islands located in the Strait of Georgia off the coast of British Columbia.
Synopsis: Two-thirds of the Canadian population of British Columbia occupies lands bordering its great inland sea, the Strait of Georgia, and connected waterways collectively known as the North Salish Sea.
The porpoises were moving slowly together from the entrance of Howe Sound toward the Strait of Georgia, where there were several other groups of 3 to 6 porpoises.
The treaty established the 49th parallel from the Rocky Mountains to the Strait of Georgia as the boundary between the United States and what was then British Canada.
As he walked through the diocese, which covers Vancouver Island and includes the Gulf Islands of the Strait of Georgia and Kingcome Inlet on the mainland, he met with the leaders of the First Nations territories he passed through, apologizing for the church's role in the colonization of the island.
What to see along the way: The Strait of Georgia between Vancouver Island and the mainland of British Columbia, which becomes the Johnstone Strait, stretching out into the Pacific Ocean As you sail towards Alaska youall discover 15,000 miles of shore land and thousands of coves and bays.
The tribal council provides services to 11 First Nations in the areas of the Strait of Georgia and Strait of Juan de Fuca, and will receive $80,000 through the First Nations Clean Energy Business Fund to develop the plans.
All treated effluent is discharged into the waters of Bellingham Bay (waterbody ID 1229892484144) which is the eastern extension of the Strait of Georgia and Rosario Strait.
Hans Peter Trettin died on 8 October 2012, while kayaking in the Strait of Georgia near Cortes Island, British Columbia, where he had been living in retirement.
The aircraft was also tested at US navy's range at Neah Bay and in the Strait of Georgia.
The Salish Sea in the North American Pacific Northwest, comprised of the Strait of Georgia, Puget Sound, and the Strait of Juan de Fuca, is an ecosystem and salmon fishery that has been defined over the years by borders, particularly the border between the United States and Canada, but also borders drawn by the original Native American inhabitants of the region.