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Click on the images below to begin exploring the places and people that make up the waters known as the Salish Sea.

View of the Salish Sea from the International Space Station.

Visionary Bert Webber

If you’ve just moved to the Pacific Northwest, you could be forgiven for thinking the concept of the Salish Sea has been around for a long time. After all, use of the phrase is ubiquitous.

Stefan Freelan

Mapmaker Stefan Freelan

The sea stretches from Puget Sound in the South all the way north to Desolation Sound and extends westward to include the strait of Juan de Fuca and the eastern shores of Vancouver Island.