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Weather conditions on Quadra and Clavert Island

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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.

Hakai Wild: Mussels - Hakai Institute

Hakai Wild: Mussels

Hang on tight! Mussels are adapted to handle the extreme living conditions in the intertidal—scorched by sun, eaten by sea stars, and then … ahhhh … the tide comes back in.