Videos

Here is our video collection.

  • Video: CRC 20 Chains This short film shows the problems associated with the long anchor chains for the dock floats — chains that will scour the sea floor — and documents the rich marine life that will be affected by the chains and boat use at the Lot 13 dock. Thank you to Neil Hammond for editing the footage. CRC 20 ...
  • Video: Mayor Tells Constituent to “Shut Up” The BIM council meeting of Tues., Oct. 15, was marked by several angry outbursts from Mayor Jack Adelaar. Watch the video and see for yourself. Note especially the first five minutes, where he issues a 24-hour ultimatum to two members of the community, and the 14-minute mark, where he yells during public comments, “Shut up,” ...
  • Video: What’s so special about the Cape This short film by John Adams features the Splashmob, which greeted ferry communters in Snug Cove, Bowen Island, on May 17th 2013 to alert them to major changes coming to the wild, public foreshore at Cape Roger Curtis on the other side of the island. The SplashMob was an event staged by StopTheDocks, a group of ...
  • Video: how big is the dock at Lot 13? TheCapeOnBowen defends their floats, but says nothing about their wharves In their recent ad in the Undercurrent, the owners of Cape Roger Curtis address what they call “unrest that appears to have grown over some misunderstandings and misinformation” about their docks.  They reassure us that “the largest float is designed for a 37-foot boat, and the ...
  • Video: Eelgrass garden under the waves This video describes eelgrass, an important part of the marine ecology and an established feature of Cape Roger Curtis. It is especially important to have healthy beds of eelgrass as the area recovers from industrial activity elsewhere in Howe Sound. From the video: “The effects of human activities are always a concern. Eelgrass reduces shoreline erosion. ...
  • Video: Don’t Fence Me In Why do we care so much about leaving the wide intertidal rocks at Cape Roger Curtis free from all docks? Unbroken wild spaces are completely different from ones divided by walls of tall pilings. And spaces like this are becoming extremely rare. Don’t fence us in! We’re not endorsed by David Byrne and the others who ...
  • ‘Not On The Agenda’ Excitement at the Council meeting On May 6, 2013, due to unexpected construction of concrete footings on the public beach at Cape Roger Curtis, a group of concerned citizens attended a regularly scheduled meeting of the Bowen Island Municipal Council. Though not originally on the agenda, they requested to be heard on this urgent matter. At ...

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DOCK 1 – LIGHTHOUSEDOCK 2 – THE BIGGESTDOCK 3 – SWIMMING BEACHDOCK 4 – ARBUTUS POINT

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