Nanaimo

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Nanaimo

(nənī`mō), city (1991 pop. 60.129), SW British Columbia, Canada, on Vancouver Island. It is a port, the base of a commercial fishing fleet, and the trade center for a farm and lumbering region. It is the site of a federal fisheries and oceanographic research station. A tourist center, Nanaimo hosts an annual Bathtub Race across the straits to Vancouver.
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Jane Parmley, Centre for Coastal Health, 900 5th St, Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9R 5S5, Canada; email: parmleyj@mala.
This is just one more piece of evidence "making it abundantly clear the ocean is not unlimited," says Brian Riddell of the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans' Pacific Biological Station in Nanaimo, British Columbia.
We had originally met at a Presbyterian youth convention in Nanaimo, British Columbia, and soon became close friends.
Lash's community group, based in Nanaimo, British Columbia, wants to designate the Gabriola Passage as a marine protected area "no take zone", as described in the Oceans Act.
John and Nanaimo, British Columbia, while Brandon, Manitoba routes are slated to be opened on 3rd September, 2013.
Andrew's, Nanaimo, British Columbia, seemed out of place.