Howe Sound Ocean Life: So Close, So Special

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Howe Sound Ocean Life: So Close, So Special

Celebrate World Ocean Day with Ocean Wise, The Howe Sound Biosphere Region Initiative and Blue Mar 4 Change.

When and where

Date and time

Location

Online

About this event

Ocean Wise, The Howe Sound Biosphere Region Initiative and Blue Mar 4 Change have teamed up to celebrate World Ocean Day with an online event for classrooms and families.

On June 8 join us live on Zoom for an interactive program featuring the unique biodiversity of Howe Sound.*

  • 8:55 am - sign in to the event waiting room
  • Welcome by Squamish Mayor, Karen Elliott
  • Art Challenge Winners, Tracy Saxby
  • Virtual AquaClass with Ocean Wise
  • Description: “Can you identify whose baby picture is whose? What sort of habitat sculptures would you create for Rockfish? What is your favourite animal to discover at the beach? Let’s find out ways we can explore Howe Sound and continue to keep it special!’
  • Live Q&A

In the weeks leading up to the event we invite you to dive into the Ocean Watch Education Kit: Átl’ḵa7tsem - Txwnéwu7ts Howe Sound Edition and explore how ecosystems, species, human impacts and climate change interact and are interconnected is essential for youth to make informed decisions as stewards of our planet.

Questions? Contact online.learning@ocean.org

* This event will be recorded. This will be announced at the beginning of the program for an opportunity to turn off your camera.*