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Large military training operation at Rocky Point

The Canadian military is conducting a large training operation in and around its Rocky Point base in Metchosin and will be conducting live firing exercises at the Whirl Bay Underwater Demoliton Range from now until Feb. 27, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

The underwater range lies on the south shore of Rocky Point and is bounded by Pedder Bay to the northeast, Race Passage to the south, and Beecher Bay to the west. Boaters should be sure to stay clear.


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