Shipping container debris washes up near Tofino

Debris from shipping containers lost at sea has washed up on beaches and shorelines near Tofino, B.C., raising concerns about potential contamination.

The debris is likely from the Hanjin Seattle cargo ship that lost 35 empty containers in rough seas near the entrance to the Strait of Juan de Fuca on Nov. 3.

Published November 16, 2016

Last modified on June 25, 2018