Ocean Species Whale shark Wolcott Henry 2005 Marine Photobank

Weekly Ocean News 

Ecosystems and Biodiversity Researchers recently discovered why whale sharks tend to congregate in a small number of sites. It turns out that these congregation sites have a similar topography of shallower wat...

Tracking the Ocean from Space

Earth is a blue planet with over 70% covered in vast bodies of water: lakes, rivers, and the ocean. This vast watery side of the world is in an increasingly vulnerable state, but how do we get a big-picture und...

Weekly Ocean News

Ecosystems and Biodiversity After spending weeks dragging underwater cameras across the Pacific Ocean, biologists have discovered a "shark highway" connecting the islands of Costa Rica to the Galapagos Islands...

Ecosystems and Biodiversity A new study outlines how the return of sea otters along B.C’s western coast has helped the ecosystem in more ways than one. Otters keep the sea urchin populations in check, allowing...