Here are some links to other websites that might be useful. We are always looking for more, so if you know of a site that you think the membership would be interested in, please advise the Webmaster.


B.C. Cetacean Sightings Network - -
http://www.wildwhales.org This is the website for the Cetacean Sightings Network, a conservation and research program of the Vancouver Aquarium.

Canoe Cove Manufacturing -
http://canoecovemanufacturing.com/

Council of B. C. Yacht Clubs -
http://www.cbcyachtclubs.ca/ This gives not only a list of all member yacht clubs, but useful information on Parks and Anchorages.

Environment Canada Marine Forecast -
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/marine/region_e.html?mapID=02

Freedom Marine - http://www.boatingfreedom.com Formerly Canoe Cove Yacht Sales. To contact Ed Copeland directly: ecopeland@boatingfreedom.com

KNW Diesel - a good source of parts, new and used for Detroit and Caterpillar engines. Also, provide a full machine shop and repair facilities. Located in Port Kells. http://www.knwdiesel.com/ Gary Woods, owner.

Pacific Marine Publishing -
www.marineguides.com Publishers of books by Peter Vassilopoulos. Cruising guides, RCMP Marine History, etc.

Pacific Yachting Magazine -
http://www.pacificyachting.com/

Predict Wind -
http://www.predictwind.com This website gives you wind forecasts for any part of the world. Once you sign up — it's free — and set the area you want (Georgia Strait, for example) you can get 1 day forecasts. For an annual fee of $49 you can get a 5 day forecast. It may be a useful too

Spotwx - another good source of information on weather anywhere in the world.
www.spotwx.com

Transport Canada Vessel Registration Query System. This website lists all Registered boats. You can look them up by name or registration number.

The Nauticapedia - This website compiled by volunteers, lists all boatbuilders in BC and the boats they built. The link will take you directly to the Canoe Cove Manufacturing section.
http://www.nauticapedia.ca/Articles/Boat_Builders.php

Weather Map - http://www.wunderground.com/wundermap/?lat=47.60591888&lon=-122.62445831&zoom=8&pin=Bremerton%2c%20WA&rad=1&wxsn=0&svr=0&cams=0&sat=0&riv=0&mm=0&hur=0 This website gives up to the minute reports on rain and other weather related items. Recommended by a member.

Marine Traffic -
http://marinetraffic.com - This website allows you to track any vessel that is broadcasting an AIS signal anywhere in the world. In practical terms you can use it to track any boat on the BC Coast and Washington. It is free for the basic service, which is all that is needed. Very handy for cruising in groups.

B C Marine Parks Forever -
http://www.marineparksforever.ca/ This is a very worthwhile organization that has had significant input into Government decisions. Well worth getting to know and supporting.

The Nature Conservancy -
http://www.nature.org/ This site has very interesting information on what is being done around the world. In particular there are articles on the Great Bear Rainforest.