Includes Puget Sound, San Juan Islands, and Vancouver Island
DESCRIPTION: This book is a handy color photo-packed guide that will introduce you to some of the best diving sites in the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia. Included here are many uniques spots in Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands in Washington State, and British Columbia’s Canadian Gulf Islands, Vancouver Island, Quadra Island and Queen Charlotte Straits.
The cool emerald green waters of this region are home to a spectacular diversity of marine life. Here you will find giant Pacific octopus, the largest of its species in the world, as well as the toothy, muppet-faced wolf eel, the Pacific whiteside dolphin, and the enormous Puget Sound King Crab.
Like all Pisces Diving and Snorkeling Guides, this colorful companion provides exactly the kind of information you need to make your diving or snorkeling adventures safe and totally enjoyable. Each dive site is thoroughly described with specific information on depth, visibility, temperature, current conditions, required diving expertise, marine life, and bottom terrain.
In addition, there’s plenty of helpful local information, including names and telephone numbers of dive shops and charter operators, along with safety information.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S): Edward Weber is a marine photojournalist based in Washington. He is a former regional editor of Discover Diving and Pacific Diver magazines. His articles and photographs appear in numerous publications.