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Our docks, facilities, and access trails on Calvert Island are closed to visitors in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This closure extends to the shorelines of Pruth Bay, West Beach, and North Beach.

What is Upwelling? - Hakai Institute

What is Upwelling?

Cold, nutrient-rich waters from the deep ocean kick start food webs when they circulate to the surface. But what is upwelling? Take a minute with us as we go over Upwelling 101.