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(Credit: Peter Mieras)

Sometimes a small seemingly insignificant act of stewardship can make a difference AND give an unexpected reward.

Watch the video for the full story (hint: there's a surprise if you watch the whole thing!)

Message to Canadians: satisfaction can be found in the smallest acts... so act!

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By Peter Mieras

Barkley Sound

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12 Comments

Oct 28, 2012
9:59 PM

Great job on the stewardship of Barkley Sound, Peter, even if it is only one small step at a time. I am looking forward to partaking in the stewardship program that you have been developing for MLSS. You, yourself, have made great strides so perhaps with many hands we can accomplish a great deal for Howe Sound. Best regards, Sheila

Oct 24, 2012
12:01 PM

Peter, what an amazing, candid, video. A great acta of stewardship too. Well done!

Oct 23, 2012
11:06 PM

Peter, it's great to see how you care for even "non-diving" related items. All the boaters in your area should be thankful. I am sure the orcas just came by to check the quality of your work, and to say "Hi Peter. Nice to see you". :-)

Oct 22, 2012
11:34 AM

Thanks to Peter Mieras for giving his time to repair sign boundaries to help protect areas for marine life. I hope to dive in this area sometime with your facility and view the wildness of our pacific coast. I have enjoyed diving in the browning pass and area north of Vancouver Island but hope to try areas closer to Victoria.

Oct 19, 2012
11:02 AM

Great Video!

Oct 19, 2012
9:17 AM

Wow

Nice to see a genuine act of kindness has rewards.

Oct 19, 2012
8:46 AM

just another amazing day at the office, wish I had your job, great footage

Oct 19, 2012
7:08 AM

Well done, Peter! Thank you for your stewardship.

Oct 19, 2012
2:36 AM

I dive up hear at least once a year. It's a great spot and Peter and Kathy take their responsibilities to the local environment very seriously.

This area is one of BC's treasures.

Oct 18, 2012
10:54 AM

Amazing job Peter. You are so blessed to have this as your work site and reward! I would do anything to be there witnessing that. I think in a way they were saying Thank you!

Oct 18, 2012
10:08 AM

Good to see Peter keeping an eye on the 'sound'

Oct 18, 2012
12:22 AM

Someone up there wanted to show his appreciation!

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