‘Tis the Season for B.C. Spot Prawns

It’s the season for many things – vacation planning, whale-watching, and great summer cuisine. It’s also fishing season for B.C. spot prawns (Pandalus platyceros) – a delicious, sustainable seafood option that ...

Ocean Wise Brings Home Two Awards!

It’s not every day that you see someone win an award. But recently, Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise program brought home, not one, but, two awards for its work in seafood sustainability. 2012 Green Toronto...
Ocean Wise partners, Ryan Johnson & Dylan McCulloch from The Daily Catch (Tallulah/Vancouver Aquarium)

“Be Happy” and Support Our Oceans

Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise program has teamed up with seven other conservation organizations across North America to launch Be Happy, a social media activation to help you learn more about ocean-friendly s...

An Ocean Renaissance

I was looking at B.C. seafood sales the other day—not something that everyone finds that interesting, I know, but what I noticed is that the sales of B.C. seafood products were up seven per cent last year. This...