Top 10 Ways To Be Wise In The Wild

Steller sea lions are fascinating creatures, and seeing them in nature is guaranteed to be a memorable experience. As calm as they may look, often spotted basking in the sun on rocky haul-outs, it’s important t...

The Return of the Unusual Item

Each year volunteers never fail to surprise us with what they find on their local shoreline. Our cleanups in 2016 revealed some pretty strange litter items, but an unusual item found two years in a row? What ar...

Thrill of the Hunt: Shoreline Cleanup Geocaching

There’s a certain thrill that comes along with a Shoreline Cleanup. Picking up a plastic straw or food wrapper can be so rewarding that it spurs you into action to see how much more you can collect off a shorel...

Resolutions for Cleaner Shorelines

Vancouver Aquarium’s Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup team is gearing up for another exciting year of Shoreline Cleanups across Canada. Did you know that 2016 was our biggest year for shoreline cleanups ever? M...

Students Paint the Town Green

In a single day this September, the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup team witnessed a truly remarkable event for shorelines and wildlife — a first in our national cleanup's more than 20 year-history. During ...

What’s Hiding in the Great Lakes?

Picture this, it's a clear summer day by the lake with calm waters and a light breeze, perfect conditions to go on a weekend sail — I was fortunate enough to do exactly that this past August on Lake Ontario. ...