Vancouver Island


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Vancouver Island

An island of southwest British Columbia, Canada, in the Pacific Ocean separated from the mainland by the Strait of Georgia and Queen Charlotte Strait. The Strait of Juan de Fuca flows between the southern end of the island and the coastline of northwest Washington.
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Noun1.Vancouver Island - an island off southwestern Canada (off the southwestern coast of British Columbia)Vancouver Island - an island off southwestern Canada (off the southwestern coast of British Columbia); the largest island off the west coast of North America
British Columbia - a province in western Canada
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A shocking video captured the disturbing practices of the salmon farming industry, where potentially diseased "blood water" is dumped into the public waters off Vancouver Island, and raised concerns that it might be harming the natural environment, reports said Wednesday.
has acquired Vancouver Island IT service provider OnDeck Systems Inc.
Naomi and Steve Carmichael, the owners of OnDeck, are joining F12 in two key business roles, Naomi as the Regional Manager for Vancouver Island, and Steve as Regional IT Manager.
Weil and others (2015) noted 2 basic patterns of deep-sea fish distributions along the British Columbia coast: fishes either range along the entire British Columbia coast, or they range only north along Vancouver Island.
VANCOUVER ISLAND, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- Canada's only working tea farm, Teafarm, has released the first estate-grown Canadian tea.
Snaw-naw-as First Nation on Vancouver island has filed a civil lawsuit in B.
The Diocese of Victoria comprises the whole of Vancouver Island and nearby islands.
After reviewing more than 1,000 entries and watching passionate pitches from the four finalists, the judges have selected Vancouver Island Salt Co.
and the Huu-ay-aht First Nations (HFN) have signed an Opportunity Development Agreement that will see them work together to explore developing an LNG project on HFN-owned land at Sarita Bay, 10 km north of Anacla at the southern end of Alberni Inlet on Vancouver Island.
Vancouver Island could have its own launch facility for sending satellites into orbit.
NYSE: FDX) subsidiary FedEx Express Canada said it has completed key investments in Manitoba and Calgary while unveiling a major initiative to enhance service on Vancouver Island.
The Vancouver Island site is in a unique position to expand the global market for authentic wasabi - and provide scientists the amount of plants required for further R & D.

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