New Rescue Centre Hospital

The care provided to patients at Canada’s leading marine mammal rescue facility has gone up another notch, as the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre, presented by the Port of Vancouver, opens its ne...

First Seal Releases Underway for 2015

On Friday September 25, 2015, 11 seals made their way back into the ocean after being given a second chance at life at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre. Each year the Rescue Centre rescues ...
Seal rescue and release at the Vancouver Aquarium

Rescue of the Week:  Polaris from 2013

On September 9, 2013 a male seal named Polaris was rescued from the Barnet Marine Park in Burnaby, British Columbia and brought to the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre. Like the other 72 rescued s...
Vancouver Aquarium Wildlife Tour

This Isn’t Your Average Wildlife Tour!

I spent a lot of time as a wildlife guide in the whale watching industry during the early parts of my career. I was an “expert” because I had some knowledge of whales and a microphone in my hand. But now, knowi...