The Vancouver Aquarium AquaVan, Presented by BC Hydro and BG Group
Connecting Communities To Marine Life
Our hands-on AquaVan programs are designed to inspire the stewardship of all aquatic habitats and encourage the discovery of connections between animals, environments and ourselves. All AquaVan programs supplement the B.C. school curriculum guidelines for K - 12, satisfying a wide range of the Learning Outcomes outlined in the Ministry of Education's Integrated Resource Packages. AquaVan Educators deliver award-winning aquatic programs, featuring live animals, atrifacts and activities in schools and communities throughout Western Canada.
Award Winning Programs
Michael Smith Award for Science Promotion
Eve Savory Award for Science Communication from the Science Council of BC
Thomas R. Baines Award for Outstanding Achievement in Educational Programming from the Canadian Association of Zoological Parks and Aquariums (CAZA)