The Hakai Institute conducts long-term scientific research at remote locations on the coastal margin of British Columbia, Canada.
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The old dock ramp from Calvert Island gets a new home at a marina on Quadra Island.
Worms often elicit disgust. But the marine worms in the vials and dishes stacked on Leslie Harris’s desk could make anyone a wormophile.
Rainforests in coastal British Columbia contribute a lot more to the ocean than we thought.
Every skeleton has its own personal story. When an old male sea otter washed up on Calvert Island, Hakai scientists sprung into action and recovered its body. After 150 meticulous hours rebuilding his skeleton, he takes his final dive.
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