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Cover Story

Rescued Seal Pup Says Thanks and Good-bye

by Mike Wiley

This month's cover photo was taken by nature photographer Myles Clarke.


As reported in the special feature on page 7 of this issue, Myles discovered this abandoned seal pup while looking for shorebirds to photograph. He reported the pup to Island Wildlife Natural Care Centre on Salt Spring Island which took it into their care. She became known as Water Silk. When she was ready to return to the wild...

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