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An Open Letter in Support of Vancouver Aquarium

Mr. Mayor and Councillors, City of Vancouver Mr. Chair and Commissioners, Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation Mr. Malcolm Bromley, General Manager, Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation Ladies and Gentlemen: We are writing to express our joint support for the Vancouver Aquarium. The Aquarium is the City’s major tourist destination, largest cultural institution and a globally recognized research and conservation centre.  Unlike its Canadian counterparts, the Aquarium operates without government subsidies from any level,Continue Reading: An Open Letter in Support of Vancouver Aquarium

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Listening for beluga whales in the Arctic. Photo credit: Gretchen Freund

Field Notes from Arctic Watch – Week 2

Vancouver Aquarium associate researcher Dr. Valeria Vergara is a behavioural ecologist now spending the summer in the Arctic. Based at Arctic Watch on Somerset Island, Dr. Vergara is using her knowledge about beluga calls, gained by studying beluga whales atContinue Reading: Field Notes from Arctic Watch – Week 2

False Killer Whale donations at Vancouver Aquarium

Donations for False Killer Whale Pour In From All Ages

Sometimes, inspiration comes from the most unlikely places. But every day, here at the Aquarium, we see thousands of visitors inspired to make a difference in our world, to save our oceans and the animals that call it home. ManyContinue Reading: Donations for False Killer Whale Pour In From All Ages

Vancouver Board of Trade Supports Vancouver Aquarium

Letter of Support From Vancouver Board of Trade

July 22, 2014 Dear Parks Board Members (via email), The Vancouver Board of Trade’s support for the Vancouver Aquarium The Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre is a unique facility in Canada, renowned for its rich mixture of conservation, education andContinue Reading: Letter of Support From Vancouver Board of Trade

Frontline staff at the Vancouver Aquarium

Up Close and Personal at the Vancouver Aquarium

When visiting the Vancouver Aquarium, you may be coming to see our quirky penguins or playful sea otters, but what makes a visit extra special is our fun team of frontline and back-of-house staff. They are the ones with the inviting smileContinue Reading: Up Close and Personal at the Vancouver Aquarium