Canadian federal Green Party leader, Elizabeth May (@ElizabethMay), talks to Mark Leiren-Young about saving orcas and right whales; stopping Kinder … Continue reading Green Party Leader Elizabeth May talks Orcas, Right Whales & #Stopkm on Skaana Podcast
The BC Sierra Club has been at the forefront of eco-activism for almost 50 years. Mark Leiren-Young talks to their campaigns director, Caitlyn Vernon, about protecting the whales, the oceans and her award-winning book about the Great Bear Rainforest. Continue reading Podcast: Caitlyn Vernon on the Great Bear Rainforest, the secret origin of Sierra Club BC & listening like an orca
Alexandra Morton (@alex4salmon) is one of Canada’s most famous eco-activists. The best-selling author’s fight to save the west coast’s wild … Continue reading Podcast: Alexandra Morton on wild salmon, sick salmon & the Sea Shepherd
When we set out to launch the Skaana podcast there were 83 Southern Resident orcas in the Salish Sea. Today … Continue reading Podcast: Orca Update: SOS & RIP Sonic
The BC Maritime Museum launched a new series of “Nautical Nights” with Skaana host, Mark Leiren-Young, talking about the secret origins of The Killer Whale Who Changed the World and his documentary The-Hundred-Year-Old Whale which premieres this month at Planet in Focus in Toronto. Continue reading Podcast: Moby Doll & Granny (The Hundred-Year-Old Whale)
Today Norway is one of only three whaling nations in the world, but the country’s whaling operations used to be worldwide. Dag Ingemar Børresen of Sandefjord’s Whaling Museum (Hvalfangstmuseet) on Norway’s whaling history and the market for Minke meat. Continue reading Podcast: Norway’s Whaling Ways: Sandefjord’s Whaling Museum (Hvalfangstmuseet)
Renewed federal support for ocean protection will help protect BC’s ocean health, economy and First Nation cultures. Continue reading On World Oceans Day, BC’s Coastal First Nations urge more marine protection
For Canada, it’s a time to celebrate the rich marine life in three great oceans off the longest coastline of any nation. Continue reading David Suzuki: On World Oceans Day let’s learn to treat the seas better
Plastic has made life more convenient, but many of us remember a time when we got along fine without it. Continue reading David Suzuki: Microbeads are a sign of our plastic consumer madness
Reducing the amount of plastic we dump into oceans is a challenge we can meet. Let’s get on it. Continue reading David Suzuki: We have to stop filling and killing the oceans with plastic
Endangered species cannot recover and survive without efforts on both sides of the border to ensure they are protected from acoustic harm. Continue reading David Suzuki: Sonar and whales are a deadly mix
(UBC – Feb. 18th, 2012) – Parasites and pathogens infecting humans, pets and farm animals are increasingly being detected in … Continue reading Iconic marine mammals are “swimming in sick seas” of terrestrial pathogens: UBC researchers
Project AWARE, an ocean conservation organization, has launched a Global Scavenger Hunt. We’re encouraging divers to play the game for their chance to win great prizes and to make a positive environmental impact by collecting underwater trash at their favorite dive sites. Continue reading Come Play the Global Game to Clean Up Marine Trash, July 2011
Project AWARE, an ocean conservation organization, has launched a Global Scavenger Hunt.
We’re encouraging divers to play the game for their chance to win great prizes and to make a positive environmental impact by collecting underwater trash at their favorite dive sites.
Continue reading Come Play the Global Game to Clean Up Marine Trash, July 2011
If we care about ourselves and our children and grandchildren, we must look beyond our immediate surroundings and do all we can to care for the oceans. Continue reading State of the ocean report a wake-up call for the world – Science Matters
The Beaty Biodiversity Museum at UBC has a summer full of events planned for everyone of all ages. The summer season kicks off on May 22 with a festival celebrating the International Day of Biological Diversity with this year’s theme of forests. Continue reading Summer at the Beaty
An Ocean Champion is an individual who has an appreciation of the ocean and a shared knowledge of its diversity. By listening to our ocean champions we can learn from them and ensure the ocean and its resources are available for generations to come. Continue reading Video: Ocean Memories from CPAWS NL
From NLEN – Ocean Net would like to announce our brand new Downloads section of our website, easily accessible through the main menu. Continue reading Ocean Net’s website has a new DOWNLOAD PAGE!