Author Archives: Leah Thorpe

My Summer with Cetus – By Cassandra Andrew

As the month of August comes to a close, so too does my time as the Student Marine Educator/Land-based Outreach Coordinator for Cetus. All I can think is that I wish I had more time! The tasks of this position … Continue reading

An Awesome Weekend on Saturna Island! – By Cass Andrew

Recently, Cetus had the opportunity to attend the SIMRES Intertidal Safari on Saturna Island to talk to people about our programs and the Be Whale Wise guidelines. Saturna Island is a part of the southern Gulf Islands. Over 50% of … Continue reading

Ocean’s Day Education!!

Our Cetus summer programs are up and running …and just in time for World Oceans Day! Cetus participated in two awesome Ocean’s Day events on the north island! People around the world depend on a healthy, clean ocean in order … Continue reading

Summer Volunteer Opportunity!

Cetus is looking for enthusiastic and hard working individuals to fill the following volunteer position:  Warden Program Summer Volunteer   Volunteer positions will be based out of Alert Bay (Boat Bay) British Columbia, Canada. Positions will be offered between June … Continue reading

More ACTION needed in the Action Plan for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whales in Canada!

The federal government has provided a short window of opportunity to provide feedback on the DRAFT Action Plan for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whales in Canada.  Despite the fact that the Straitwatch program was a key part of … Continue reading

Want to Join the Cetus Team?

Are you, or do you know a student who is looking for meaningful summer work? Cetus is looking to hire a marine educator to help with our conservation programs in Victoria. For more information about this fun and rewarding opportunity … Continue reading