George Vancouver Quotes

  • The sea has now changed from its natural, to river coloured water, the probable consequence of some streams falling into the bay, or into the ocean to the north of it, through the low land.

    George Vancouver (1798). “A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean: And Round Theworld; in which the Coast of North-west America Has Been Carefully Examined and Accurately Surveyed”, p.210

George Vancouver

  • Born: June 22, 1757
  • Died: May 10, 1798
  • Occupation: Explorer
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