Vancouver Aquarium Arctic Narwhal reserach

Narwhal Research 2015: Making Camp

With the winds in Grise Fiord finally calming down, we managed to depart Resolute Bay with another plane loaded with the last of our supplies and personal gear. The farther north you go, the harder and more exp...
Vancouver Aquarium Arctic Conservation

The Unexpected Arctic

What comes to mind when you hear the word "Arctic"? For many people, the Arctic conjures images of white, barren expanses of snow and ice, and bone-chilling temperatures making it inhospitable for all but the m...

Frozen Moments: Images from the Arctic

"Water connects us all. For many Canadians, it's the connection to frozen water that defines who we are." This is the message of the overhead audio that greets guests of the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Ce...