Are drones affecting the whales?

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Islanders and Pacific Whale Watch Association members have long been protective of local whales and proactive in their attempts to ensure these wild animals stay just that – wild. With hobby drones becoming more popular the PWWA is already taking steps to regulate the use of these Unmanned Aerial Vehicles around orcas and other wildlife.

Sheriff’s log May 18 - 24

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The San Juan County Sheriff's office responded to the following calls.

County bans drones in parks

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Submitted by San Juan County

Canada’s National Energy Board votes to approve pipeline increase

  • Today at 1:30AM

Five tankers a month currently pass through the Salish Sea exporting oil from the Westridge Marine Terminal in Burnaby, British Columbia. That number will likely increase to 34 a month due to an approval by the National Energy Board of Canada to allow expansion of the Trans Mountain Pipeline.

Take a hike for National Trails Day

  • May 30, 2016 at 11:30AM

Submitted by Lopez Community Trails Network

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