Kye Bay British Columbia

Canadian Forces CH-149 Cormorant Hovering in Kye Bay

A training session in Kye Bay. Canadian Forces CH-149 Cormorant, a long-range helicopter used in search and rescue operations hovers , then lands, on the still submerged sand of Kye Bay. The Cormorant can operate in severe conditions, carry up to 12 stretchers, or...

Great Blue Herons —- Kye Bay

There a is a helpful and engaged group , Mars Wildlife Rescue, operating from Merville, who have an extensive info sheet on the Great Blue Herons we see in Kye Bay. We quote a brief but important paragraph or two from a much more detailed page on the MARS website...
CF Snowbirds practice over Kye Bay

CF Snowbirds practice over Kye Bay

The Snowbirds use the Comox base as a training ground every spring, which means Kye Bay visitors and residents enjoy an airshow every day that weather permits! That can be pretty  good entertainment, if a little noisy. “The Canadian Forces (CF) Snowbirds, 431...

Kye Bay: in case of big quake/emergency

Dear Kye Bayer: Earlier this month, our neighbour Pam Crowe hand-delivered a letter on blue paper to your door in Kye Bay (scan attached). It came on behalf of a volunteer group of Kye Bayers concerned about emergency preparedness. This email is a follow up. Do let me...