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T h e re a re o th e r ru le s to o , su c h a s n o t o p e ra tin g y o u r v e sse l
o r a n c h o r in w a te r o f a d e p th le ss th a n te n m e tre s. T h is is fo r
th e p ro te c tio n o f e e lg ra ss. E e lg ra ss m ig h t n o t se e m lik e su c h a
b ig d e a l, b u t it p ro te c ts m a n y se n sitiv e ju v e n ile sp e c ie s a n d
W e st-c o a st C a n a d ia n s a re v e ry a tta c h e d to it.
Y e a rs a g o , a n A m e ric a n p ro d u c tio n c o m p a n y film e d p a rt o f
th e m o v ie 'T h e F o g ' a t C o w ic h a n B a y (N O T a G u lf Isla n d
a n c h o ra g e , b u t it's lo u sy w ith e e lg ra ss). D u rin g o n e sc e n e , a
b e a u tifu l a n d h a lf-n a k e d a c tre ss w a s e xp e c te d to fig h t so m e se a w e e d in a w a te r ta n k , a n d a lo c a l re p o rte r, n o t a t a ll in te re ste d
in h e r b e a u ty o r sta te o f u n d re ss, w a n te d a n a ssu ra n c e fro m th e
d ire c to r th a t n o e e lg ra ss h a d b e e n in ju re d o r k ille d d u rin g th e
film in g o f th e sc e n e . T h e d ire c to r sto p p e d ju st sh o rt o f ro llin g
h is e y e s, b u t y o u c a tc h m y d rift o n th e C a n a d ia n e a rn e stn e ss
a b o u t th e e n v iro n m e n t. S o m e o f th is w e a rs o ff fa rth e r e a st, b u t
W e st-c o a ste rs a re a s ra b id a s C a n a d ia n e n v iro n m e n ta lists g e t, so
tre a d lig h tly o n th e w a te r.
T h is in c lu d e s w a tc h in g yo u r fu e l. D o n o t slo p a n y d ie se l a n d d o
n o t d isc h a rg e b ilg e w a te r in a n c h o ra g e s, b u t yo u k n e w th a t a lre a d y.
T h e w ild life y o u m a y e n c o u n te r is n o t u n lik e y o u r
C a n a d ia n n e ig h b o u rs a t a n c h o r - w a ry, in tro v e rte d , a n d
u n w illin g to b e d istu rb e d . T h e p o lite , in d e e d th e C a n a d ia n ,
th in g to d o is to sk irt a ro u n d th e m a n d a llo w th e m to a p p ro a c h
if th e y fe e l c o n fid e n t. T h is in c lu d e s se a ls, se a lio n s, w h a le s,
b ird s, a n d o th e r fo rm s o f w ild life , lik e to u rists. O n c e , w h ile a t
a n c h o r in B e d w e ll H a rb o u r (C L O S E to a G u lf Isla n d m a rin e
p a rk ), in th e m id d le o f th e n ig h t, a v e ry la rg e w h a le sc ra p e d h is
b a c k a g a in st th e le n g th o f o u r 5 0 ,0 0 0 lb s. v e sse l, liftin g th e
ste rn c le a n o u t o f th e w a te r a n d c o n sid e ra b ly sta rtlin g th e
e n tire c re w . I a m v e ry p ro u d th a t w e d id n o t tra u m a tize th a t
b a rn a c le -sc ra p in g d a rlin g , e v e n th o u g h w e c a m e c lo se r to h im
th a n w e 'd e v e r im a g in e d w e w o u ld .
W h a le s c o m m u n ic a te u sin g so u n d , so e n g in e n o ise c o n fu se s
th e m . S e a ls w ill a p p ro a c h if y o u a re q u ie t a n d th e y a re frie n d ly.
O n e su m m e r, a se a l h a n g in g a ro u n d G e n o a B a y (a lso c lo se to

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting April 2018

At the Helm: Look Good – Feel Great!
Gear and New Products: Nautical Fashions
Club Profile: Polish Canadian Yacht Club
Life On Board: Hogtown to Hogfish
Ask the Expert: Let’s Sink Zinc
Ask the Expert: Smelly boat? Keep the cabin fresh
Power Review: Cruisers Yachts Cantius 42
The Port Hole: Spring 2018
Travel Destination: Canary Islands and Cabo Verde
Travel Destination: How to be as Polite as a Canadian at Gulf Island Marine Park Anchorages
Sail Review: Dufour 412
Crossing the Line: Boating Bookcase
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Welcome
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 3
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - At the Helm: Look Good – Feel Great!
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 6
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Gear and New Products: Nautical Fashions
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 16
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Club Profile: Polish Canadian Yacht Club
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 20
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 21
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Life On Board: Hogtown to Hogfish
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 23
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Ask the Expert: Let’s Sink Zinc
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 25
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 26
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Ask the Expert: Smelly boat? Keep the cabin fresh
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 28
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 29
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Power Review: Cruisers Yachts Cantius 42
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 33
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - The Port Hole: Spring 2018
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Travel Destination: Canary Islands and Cabo Verde
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Travel Destination: How to be as Polite as a Canadian at Gulf Island Marine Park Anchorages
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Sail Review: Dufour 412
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Crossing the Line: Boating Bookcase
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover3
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