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Vancouver Aquarium

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Marine Mammal Rescue

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For The Baby Whale

Marine Mammal Rescue Centre staff racing to save a juvenile false killer whale rescued near Tofino. 

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Research

Groundbreaking Beluga Research

Beluga mothers and calves depend on clicks, squeals and whistles to survive in Canada’s Arctic.

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Our 1,500+ staff and volunteers are deeply committed to protecting our oceans.

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at 5:45 p.m. 

  • Expert Dolphin Scientist Shares Research
    Dr. Kathleen M. Dudzinski, Director of the Dolphin Communication Project has been studying dolphins both in the wild and under human care for the past two decades. She has...
  • They Eat Their Own Kind
    There’s no hakuna matata* if you’re a cichlid (“sick-lid”) in Africa’s Lake Malawi. In fact, it’s a fish-eat-fish world in there....
  • Summertime Ocean Wise Events Across Canada
    With summer well underway across Canada, there are numerous events and festivals happening from coast to coast. With so many events to choose from, we’ve...
  • Our Big, Blue World Just Got Greener
    The Vancouver Aquarium features aquatic life from all around the globe. Some of the animals require cooler temperatures, such as the Arctic char featured in the...
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Sea otters hold hands to rest in groups called “rafts”.
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