Tides and the many streams that flow into Victoria’s harbour influence its hydrology. Tides are the periodic rise and fall of the water follow a rhythmic daily pattern that has a profound effect on ecosystems, navigation and harbour construction.
A harbour seal looks out of the water at Fisherman’s Wharf in Victoria on Thursday, March 10, 2016. Photograph By DARREN STONE, Times Colonist
More on hydrology to come