Field notes from the Salish Sea aboard Achiever

Jun 7, 202212 min read
Early morning, mid-October, I wake to the scent of coffee on Raincoast’s research and education vessel, Achiever.

Expedition with Indigenous women in the Salish Sea – request for applications

May 26, 20222 min read
We are currently accepting applications from Indigenous people (specifically women, two-spirit and femme-identifying) to join us on board Raincoast’s education and research vessel, Achiever for a five-day expedition.

Our research and education vessel, Achiever

Jan 13, 20222 min read
In 2021, Raincoast welcomed a new marine operations manager and Captain, Drew Grav-Graham, to the team. Having made the jump from the ecotourism industry, Drew brings a wealth of experience and renewed enthusiasm for SV Achiever and the marine program.  Diving straight into months of seabird surveys off the west coast of Vancouver Island in the winter…

Emerging stewards in the Salish Sea

Jan 10, 20222 min read
Since 2016, our Salish Sea Emerging Stewards (SSES) program has been empowering young conservation leaders by connecting youth to place through immersive land and boat-based learning.