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QUIZ: A summer’s day at the water

How much do you know about boats, lakes and water?
Summer days are an ideal time to spend on the water or at the beach, and there are plenty of water-based activities for everyone. (Black Press file photo)

Hot summer days are ideal for some time at the beach or on the water.

Whether you prefer yachting, surfing, waterskiing or just lying on the beach with a good book, there’s plenty to do around the water this summer.

How much do you know about lakes, coasts, boating and other water-related facts? Put your knowledge to the test with this short quiz.

Good luck.

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An artist’s rendering of BC Ferries’ new Island-class ferry, which will be deployed on the Campbell River-Quadra Island route by 2022. (B.C. Ferries image)
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John Arendt

About the Author: John Arendt

John Arendt has worked as a journalist for more than 30 years. He has a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Journalism degree from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute.
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