2019 Program

In 2019, the Kitsilano Community Centre hosted Wonders of the Salish Sea. See details and poster below. Like every year, the 2019 program offered new topics and speakers.

Presentations included:

  • The Salish Sea – A Sense of Place. Dr. Florian Graner
  • Oceanography 101 and Plankton Dynamics. Dr. Brian Hunt
  • So close, So special, Atl’ka7tsem/Howe Sound. Ruth Simons
  • Geology of the Salish Sea Landscape. Dr. Eileen Van der Flier Keller
  • Transient or “Bigg’s” Killer Whales. Joan Lopez
  • Restoration of Freshwater Ecosystems. Dr. Ken Ashley
  • People of the Inlet – Tsleil-Waututh History of Burrard Inlet. Carleen Thomas
  • Kelp Forest Collapse and Recovery. Dr. Jenn Burt
  • Climate Change Narratives that Inspire. Grace Nosek
  • A Guided Walk through Jericho Beach Park. Jericho Stewardship Group
  • Exploration of the Amazing World in the Intertidal Zone. Marine naturalists.

Location: Kitsilano Community Centre
Dates: Wednesdays, April 10 – May 8 from 7 to 9 PM. Saturdays, April 13 from 10 AM to 12 noon, and May 4 from 11 AM to 1 PM.
Cost: $50 for 7 sessions Ages 17+

The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.
Jacques Yves Cousteau

Wonders of the Salish Sea poster 2019
Poster for the Wonders of the Salish Sea 2019 Program