Every year on June 8th, people from all across … Read More “World Oceans Day Film Festival June 4-8th, 2021”
Love Our Oceans
2021 marks the last year of the federally $1.5B funded, nation-wide Oceans Protection Plan (OPP). Dianne Sanford and Angela Kroning, from the SCCA Marine Committee, attended the 7th Pacific Dialogue Forum held virtually Feb 17-19th to learn of the progress … Read More “SCCA attends Oceans Protection Plan Forum 2021”
9 Glass Sponge Reefs in Howe Sound are now protected under 8 new marine refuges of approximately 3.5 square kilometres!
Announced on Tuesday, March 5th by Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson and MP Pamela Goldsmith Jones, this permanent protection for the … Read More “Glass Sponge Reefs protected in Howe Sound”
The SCCA is pleased to be partnering again with the District of Sechelt to present the third annual SECHELT OCEANS DAY!
Saturday, June 8th, 12 – 4 pm
Friendship Park – where Wharf Ave meets the Ocean
Enjoy an afternoon … Read More “Join us for our third annual Oceans Day celebration!”
As part of our 2017 Speaker Series, we are pleased to host ‘The Marine Detective’ – Jackie Hildering, of the Marine Education and Research Society, for an informative and entertaining presentation on the remarkable comeback of Canada’s Pacific Humpback … Read More “Humpback Comeback! First Talk of SCCA 2017 Speaker Series”
Twelve years ago an ocean wonder was discovered off the coast of Vancouver that stunned and amazed marine biologists and conservationists – a reef made entirely of glass sponges. On October 15th and 16th, the public will have a once … Read More “Win a Ride on a Submarine to the Sea of Glass”