Last week, the team at our Marine Mammal Rescue Centre treated a young harbour seal who had been shot in the face and seriously injured by birdshot. Under anaesthetic, she was examined by veterinary opht...

  Ocean Bridge is a second-year national youth program from Ocean Wise that brings together 40 young Canadians with diverse experiences and backgrounds all with one goal: helping our oceans be healt...

Weekly Water Report 

Ecosystems and Biodiversity Published in the journal Molecular Ecology, new research has revealed that several species of Australian sea snakes can sense light on their tail skin. The researchers have discover...

Traditional Knowledge

Stanley Park sits on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) peoples. While Stanley Park itself is only 1...

Weekly Water Report

Southern Residents in Crisis: These killer whales rely on declining Chinook salmon — what can be done to save them? Killer Whale Culture: Belly rubbing, orgies, family dialects and more; orca family ties...

Ecosystems and Biodiversity A study from Anglia Ruskin University has shown that blue mussels produce fewer byssal threads when exposed to microplastics. Mussels use byssal threads to remain attached to their ...