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Sacha Lodge in the Heart of the Amazon

We arrived at Sacha Lodge in the Ecuadorian Amazon Basin after a flight from Quito to the “frontier” town of Coca, and then a boat trip.  Coca is a hub for the oil exploration and production in the Ecuadori...
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Off to Ecuador

As some reading this note will know, the Vancouver Aquarium organizes at least one exploration trip to an interesting part of the world each year. We’ve been to the Antarctic and Canada’s Arctic in the past two...
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Groundbreaking Killer Whale Research

New landmark research has revealed fascinating insight into killer whale feeding and foraging behaviours. The study – conducted by Vancouver Aquarium research scientist Dr. Lance Barrett-Lennard and a team ...