Wonders of the Salish Sea 2022

Mondays, April 4, 11, 25 and May 2, 7 – 9 PM PDT, virtually via Zoom.
Ages 16+, $25. for the series, or by donation. Scholarships available.
No program on April 18 due to the Easter long weekend.

Everyone welcome!

Register here.

The Wonders of the Salish Sea is an environmental education program designed to awaken a sense of wonder and foster a deep connection in the Salish Sea ecosystem.

The Salish Sea is one of the largest inland seas in the world. Discover the wonders of this uniquely biodiverse, yet fragile, marine ecosystem with the guidance of local marine scientists, naturalists, and environmentalists.

This year’s presentations are:
Apr. 4:  The Salish Sea: Our Wondrous Home – Sky Bressette
Apr. 4:  Oceanography and Plankton Dynamics – Brian Hunt
Apr. 11: Shorebirds, Biofilm, and Robert’s Bank – Ronald Ydenberg
Apr. 11: Juvenile Salmon in the Fraser Estuary: research, restoration and conservation – Dave Scott
Apr. 25: Gray Whales of the Salish Sea – John Calambokidis
Apr. 25: The Curious World of Seaweeds – Josie Iselin
Mary 2: Toward an Atlas of Salish Sea Biodiversity – Andrew Simon
May 2: Nudibranchs – Up Close and Personal – Luan Roberts

Please email salish.wonders@gmail.com for the full schedule with presentation descriptions and speaker bios.


Many thanks to Transition Salt Spring for hosting WSS 2022.
Transition Salt Spring is committed to reducing Salt Spring Island’s emissions by 50% by 2030.

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright

Photos courtesy of Susan Banjavich and Heather Wardle