Only 55 metres wide at the narrowest point with a max depth of 33 metres.
The knot currents in this picturesque channel create an ideal habitat for a lush assortment of colourful marine invertebrates. Due to the strong currents, Dodd Narrows can only be dived from a boat at slack water. channel
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The Mudge Escorst side of the Narrows with it's heavily colonized sheer vertical faces and overhangs is the diver's preferred bank. Occasionally during the winter months California and Stellar Sea Lions can be observed feeding on Salmon in the swift tidal stream. A photographers dream! Snake Island a bird sanctuary is a wall dive starting in 20 metres of water and descending vertically to well over metres.
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Most notable on the wall are large colonies of Cloud Sponges and Plumose Anemones. This is a deep diving favourite and the shallow water ledges provide an ideal and most suitable area for safety stops.
Here divers and snorkellers can kauai escorts in switzerland the time interacting with one of the Friendly Harbour Seals that have made this site their home. Snake Island home to Canada's most popular artificial reefs. On the Saskatchewan alone there have been more dives completed than the cumulative total of all of B. This m ex-Canadian Navy destroyer escort nanaimo situated between metres of water, making Snake Island an excellent two-dive destination.
The Saskatchewan has been extensively prepared for diver access and when combined with a gentle bottom current and excellent visibility year round, she truly lives up to her ship's channel, " the Best in the West". The Cape Breton is Canada's largest diver-prepared artificial island and the second largest in the world!
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The Cape Breton sits at ' oslands is accessible to most divers. She is ' feet in length and approximately ' in height.
There is a special message from us at The Buccaneer to you at the bottom of xhannel engine compartment! Here, divers have annaimo good chance of seeing the Octopus out of their dens during daylight hours. Many species of Rock Fish live here although this site is most popular for it's tall chimney sponges, sea pens and wildly coloured Nudibranchs. Wolf Olympia female escorts and Giant Pacific Octopus can be seen on occasion.
This small island located in Departure Bay boasts at least 3 separate and distinct dive sites in very sheltered conditions.
Each site has a unique ecology ranging from rock pillars, sea caves, walls, gentle bottom nanaomo and pinnacles. Marine life varies widely from site to site. Your Hosts Trip Planning.
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