Fresh Catch of Local Ocean News
Please help us welcome a new calf to L-pod!
Help us welcome and new calf to L-pod!
Help us protect core habitat for the southern resident killer whales! (more…)
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Join us in welcoming the eaglet and learn more about Bald Eagle behaviour by viewing the webcam (hancockwildlife.org).
Get up close and personal with a pair of Bald Eagles right here in Sidney! (more…)
The grey whale migration is one of the longest of any mammal (up to 15,000 – 20,000 km round trip). (more…)
Some of our oceaneers went to Sidney Spit last week to explore the coastline. We saw some animals along the way including, bald eagles, river otters and deer. We took advantage of this opportunity and collected some garbage off the beach. Come and see for yourself how littering affects the environment and learn how you can make a difference!
The United Nations has declared 2010 to be the International Year of Biodiversity. The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre is a great place to learn more about diversity right here in our own backyard. Come and see for yourself why biodiversty is important and join us in protecting it! We can all make a difference!