Starting June 1: Swiftsure Bank voluntary ship slowdown trial

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This year, the voluntary ship slowdown area has been extended to include both the inbound and outbound shipping lanes and will be in effect from June 1 until October 31.  Check out the new infographic for more details on this slowdown area.   The voluntary slowdown through Haro Strait and Boundary Pass will not begin until southern resident killer whales are confirmed within the area.  Monitoring for that area will start on June 1st.

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