North Island Explorer: Guide to North Vancouver Island



Title: Tiger Rockfish




































A Tiger Rockfish: Orange fish with red stripes.

Photo 1: A Tiger Rockfish caught near Chatham Point.


Tiger Rockfish: Sebastes nigrocintus


Tiger rockfish are easily identified by the reddish-brown bands on a pink to orange body. This brightly colored rockfish is a treat to find on a dive. It is a territorial fish preferring caves, rocky crevices, and undersea cliffs.






Marine Life Guide to North Vancouver Island