The Ripple Effects of Volunteerism

It’s hard to overstate the importance of volunteers at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre. Volunteers are an invaluable addition to almost every part of our operations, from our conservation programs ...
Shoreline cleanup from coast to coast.

Celebrating Shoreline Cleanups from Coast to Coast

Today, Vancouver Aquarium staff members and volunteers join thousands of people across Canada and around the world in celebrating the annual International Coastal Cleanup. The cleanup at Iona Beach Regional Par...

More Than Just a Work Experience Program

As part of the high school curriculum in British Columbia students must complete a minimum amount of work experience hours to help prepare them for the workplace and give them a start on building those all-impo...
Carol Whitlck, Volunteer Artist in Residence

Artist in Residence Volunteer

Last summer, Carol Whitlock came back to the Aquarium for the first time since her children, now in their 30s, were small. She was so inspired by the Jellyfish Invasion exhibit that she decided to pitch us a ne...