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Spill response not hampered by stormy weather near Bella Bella, one response vessel takes on water

Crews continue to respond to a diesel spill near Bella Bella despite a storm that hit the central coast Wednesday night.

Strong winds and high waves were expected in the area, where tug boat Nathan E. 347 more words


Crews to begin pumping fuel from sunken B.C. tug

Efforts to remove thousands of litres of diesel fuel from a sunken tug are expected to begin on British Columbia’s central coast near the Great Bear Rainforest. 317 more words


Clark blasts Ottawa after Bella Bella diesel spill

VANCOUVER – As crews scramble to contain and clean up a diesel spill in waters off British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest Premier Christy Clark lashed out Friday at the federal government’s inadequate commitment to disaster response on Canada’s West Coast. 632 more words


Tug boat and fuel barge run aground near Bella Bella: crew rescued, leak reported

A tug boat and a fuel barge have run aground just north of Athlone Island near Bella Bella Thursday morning.

The barge is intended to carry fuel, but was empty at the time of the incident. 533 more words


A Trip To Vancouver Island....

My brother and sister-in-law came for a visit last month and they finally posted their photo’s, I picked out the best and thought I’d share! I did not take these…. 101 more words