Stubbs Island Whale Watching captain and local diver Roger McDonell was out on the water with some divers Jan. 1 and spotted this humpback whale – known to researchers as “Slits” – between the Discovery Pier and Quadra Island around noon. Photo by Roger McDonell

New Year whale passes Campbell River

  • Jan. 2, 2018 1:30 a.m.

Stubbs Island Whale Watching captain and local diver Roger McDonell was out on the water with some divers Jan. 1 and spotted this humpback whale – known to researchers as “Slits” – between the Discovery Pier and Quadra Island around noon.