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Everything you need to know about BC’s diverse marine life and coastal issues. 

An orca spyhopping during the sunset in waters off BC's coast.
marine life

BC’s Orca

BC’s marine ecosystem is home to hundreds of orcas-creatures so intelligent, social, and visually stunning that they have inspired legends among First Nations and fear in early settlers, and now attracted legions of fans.

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Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas

Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas (IPCAs) are a powerful tool to provide important economic opportunities for coastal communities, and safeguard BC’s marine economy for all by protecting BC’s most vital habitats and species.

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