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Newborn Killer Whales Spotted off B.C. Coast

There has been a lot of buzz in the news lately surrounding newborn killer whales off the coast of British Columbia including the surprise addition to L pod confirmed yesterday, making it three total newborn whales in the past few months. Killer whale births can certainly be cause for excitement. Not only can they be a good sign for a population, they also make for some spectacular sightings. A new baby killer whale goes throughContinue Reading: Newborn Killer Whales Spotted off B.C. Coast

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Debris from everyday sources, as well as the tsunami, is piling up on remote B.C. beaches

Haida Gwaii Awash With Marine Debris

Listed by National Geographic as one of the best trips to take in 2015, Haida Gwaii is a land of endless shorelines, misty forests, abundant marine life and a rich cultural history. When an invitation to join the Japan Environmental ActionContinue Reading: Haida Gwaii Awash With Marine Debris

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Nerd Nite Vancouver Goes Aqua

Nerd Nite Vancouver is having its one year Nerdaversary – to celebrate they’ve chosen to host Nerd Nite v10 with us at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre. As it states on the Nerd Nite website, there’s never been aContinue Reading: Nerd Nite Vancouver Goes Aqua

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Chester Inspires Donations from Near and Far

Chester, the false killer whale who was rescued last summer near Tofino, continues to shine in the spotlight and tug at the heart strings of our visitors. He is currently residing behind the scenes in the Vancouver Aquarium Marine ScienceContinue Reading: Chester Inspires Donations from Near and Far

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Introducing Our New Duty Managers

From making sure everything is ready to go each morning to acting as a liaison between the front and back of house to answering guest questions, the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre duty managers wear a number of hats onContinue Reading: Introducing Our New Duty Managers