The CCGS Tanu, a Coast Guard fisheries patrol vessel, ties up to the pier beside the Maritime Discovery Centre at Harbour Quay Marina on Aug. 17, 2021. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

The CCGS Tanu, a Coast Guard fisheries patrol vessel, ties up to the pier beside the Maritime Discovery Centre at Harbour Quay Marina on Aug. 17, 2021. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

Coast Guard ship docks in Port Alberni

The Canadian Coast Guard Service fisheries patrol vessel Tanu made an appearance in Port Alberni’s harbour last week.

The 52-metre Tanu was docked at Harbour Quay Marina, where members of the public could see it from the Maritime Discovery Centre pier.

The Tanu was in Port Alberni for a crew change, according to a Coast Guard spokesperson.

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If you saw the large red vessel docked at Harbour Quay Marina by the Maritime Discovery Centre on Aug. 27, 2021 and were wondering who it belongs to, it is the CCGS Tanu, a Coast Guard fisheries patrol vessel. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

If you saw the large red vessel docked at Harbour Quay Marina by the Maritime Discovery Centre on Aug. 27, 2021 and were wondering who it belongs to, it is the CCGS Tanu, a Coast Guard fisheries patrol vessel. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)