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Port of Vancouver

Oil tankers in Vancouver's waters carry risk and fuel

Large tankers are a common sight in the Burrard inlet. However, some critics say Vancouver is poised to see an escalating tide of crude oil tankers due to increasing flow of petroleum from Alberta's o

Vancouver Port at Night

All the lights and the constant night activity at the Vancouver Port always make it very interesting to photograph. Trading $75 billion in goods annually and stretching along 600 kilometres of...