Parks Canada has identified the waters around Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve and Haida Heritage Site (Queen Charlotte Islands) as a potential national marine conservation area reserve.

To present the stories of Gwaii Haanas, Parks Canada has partnered with The Vancouver Aquarium to offer a unique speaker series open to the public. Participation is free, though seats are limited. Each engaging event allows audience members to explore a different aspect of the region and understand the benefits of its protection.

Session 2: Icons of the Pacific
Monday October 26

A look into the history and journey of whales throughout Gwaii Haanas and why protecting these habitats benefits usall. Includes presentations by Parks Staff, Researchers, and the BC Cetacean Sightings Network.

Each session takes place at The Vancouver Aquarium from 7 – 9 pm.
Please enter at the AquaQuest Administrative Entrance.
To confirm your seat, email: lectureseries@vanaqua.org or call 604-659-3432.
Please identify which session you would like to attend.   Seating is limited