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

Robson Bight Camp Setup and Staff Training

Getting ready for the summer season is no easy task but with the helping hands of so many wonderful people in the North Island community we’ve had a very successful start up to the 2014 season out at Robson Bight! … 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

Eavesdropping on whales – By Erica Forssman

Some mornings I wake up to the erratic splashes of Pacific white-sided dolphins — groups of ten, twenty, fifty, perhaps more, moving through the fog below the rocky cliff-side outside of my mesh tent door. Or a single calm breath … Continue reading