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The rectification of names: Wakash Island.

After moving to Vancouver in 2012 I occasionally saw references in local media to something called the “Salish Sea”. I thought it must be an obscure body of water somewhere up the coast. 1,948 more words


Bainbridge Island, WA – A trip to a Salish Sea beach at low tide is truly a treasure hunt.  Most of our beaches are covered with rocks of different sizes, along with a variety of marine plants that can make finding the gems a bit of a challenge.  423 more words


Hansville, WA – Sea stars, also known as starfish, are a favorite among beach goers. Their iconic five point symmetry and vibrant colors never fail to attract our attention.  460 more words

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Welcome to Tales of the Salish Sea

Welcome to Tales of the Salish Sea and its madcap history of rogues, eccentrics, warriors, killers, victims, and the many seekers of justice who once in awhile actually managed to right something that was wrong. 899 more words

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Sun on the water and fog in the valleys

Here’s another photo from one of our past adventures

This photo was taken on a whale watching cruise in the Salish Sea north of Seattle. The sunlight was creating diamonds of reflections on the surface of the Sea. 20 more words

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