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shipping and transportationFerry Routes
Linear extents of ferry routes in British Columbia.
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shipping and transportationFerry Terminals
Ferry terminals identified though Crown Land Registry system (Tantalis) as Land Act tenures on Crown Land (Ferry terminals on privately owned land are not included).
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shipping and transportationCarrier Vessel Density – Summer 2007
Relative density of carrier (bulk and container) vessels in transit May to September 2007.
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shipping and transportationCarrier Vessel Density – Winter 2007
Relative density of carrier (bulk and container) vessels in transit January-April and October-December 2007.
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shipping and transportationCruise Vessel Density – Summer 2007
Relative density of cruise ships in transit May to September 2007.
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shipping and transportationCruise Vessel Density – Winter 2007
Relative density of cruise ships in transit January-April and October-December 2007.
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shipping and transportationFishing Vessel Density – Summer 2007
Relative density of fishing vessels in transit May to September 2007.
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shipping and transportationFishing Vessel Density – Winter 2007
Relative density of fishing vessels in transit January-April and October-December 2007.
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shipping and transportationTanker Vessel Density – Summer 2007
Relative density of tanker vessels in transit May to September 2007. Map includes portrayal of the Tanker Exclusion Zone.
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shipping and transportationTanker Exclusion Zone
Voluntary zone established 50 nautical miles from the coast where tankers in transit travel to the outside of. The line is shown on the tanker vessel density maps.
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shipping and transportationTanker Vessel Density – Winter 2007
Relative density of tanker vessels in transit January-April and October-December 2007. Map includes portrayal of the Tanker Exclusion Zone.
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shipping and transportationTug Vessel Density – Summer 2007
Relative density of tug vessels in transit May to September 2007.
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shipping and transportationTug Vessel Density – Winter 2007
Relative density of tug vessels in transit January-April and October-December 2007.
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shipping and transportationTow Boat Reserves
Harbours of refuge of adequate size, location and shelter for commercial marine traffic - e.g. Tugs towing booms and barges.
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shipping and transportation
Shipping and Transportation Feature Count
The number of different shipping and transportation features that inform each 2km by 2km planning unit.
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shipping and transportationPilotage Areas
Areas within the Canadian Pacific Exclusive Economic Zone where ships transiting to and from Canadian ports are required to carry a certified pilot.
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shipping and transportationDisposal at Sea Sites
Disposal at Sea sites are locations where the disposal of materials is permitted.  Most of the disposed material comes from dredging operations performed to ensure the navigability of harbours and shipping channels.
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shipping and transportationHistoric Shipwrecks
Locations of shipwrecks that have occurred since the early 1900s.
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shipping and transportationPleasure Craft and Yacht Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of pleasure crafts and yachts in 2010.
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shipping and transportationGovernment Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of government vessels in 2010.
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shipping and transportationResearch Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of research vessels in 2010.
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shipping and transportationShipwrecks – Known Hazards
Locations of 191 vessels that were shipwrecked between 2008 and 2011 and remain sunk, partially sunk, or grounded along the coast of British Columbia.
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shipping and transportationPassenger and Cruise Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of passenger and cruise vessels in 2010.
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shipping and transportationFishing Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of fishing vessels in 2010.
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shipping and transportationTug and Service Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of tug and service vessels in 2010.
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shipping and transportationTanker Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of tanker vessels in 2010.
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shipping and transportationMerchant (bulk/cargo) Vessel Traffic 2010
Vessel traffic (in hours) of merchant (bulk/cargo) vessels in 2010.
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