More Useful Nautical Links

Here are a few other links that sailors find useful.

A ship in harbour is safe – but that is
not what ships are for.
               – JOHN A. SHEDD

Tidal Waters Sports Fishing Licence

Sometimes we like to fish for ling cod and rockfish, or toss out a crabpot. You may require a Sports Fishing Licence. Available for one year, from April 1st each year, fishing licences can be purchased on-line:
http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/rec/licence-permis/index-eng.htm#Tidal_Licensing

Weather

Sailors like to keep a good close eye on the weather! Here are some good links to weather information sites:

Environment Canada Weather Office : Haro Strait 
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/marine/forecast_e.html?mapID=03&siteID=06100

Big Wave Dave:
http://www.bigwavedave.ca/

SailFlow:
http://www.sailflow.com/windandwhere.iws?regionID=133&regionProductID=3&timeoffset=-1

Tides: Fulford Harbour

http://www.tides.gc.ca/Content/tidetables-tablesdemarees/2014/vol_5/wlev_ref/07330_public.pdf

Sailing Associations

Sail Canada: 
http://www.sailing.ca

B.C. Sailing Association: 
http://www.bcsailing.bc.ca

Bluewater Cruising Association:
http://www.bluewatercruising.org/