Drew Graham stands in front of Achiever on the Salish Sea.
Photo by Alex Harris / Raincoast Conservation Foundation.

Notes from the Great Bear

Jan 22, 20204 min read
Umbrella species like the grizzly bear and apex predators such as the killer whale are a focus of Raincoast’s conservation efforts precisely because they are reliant on a broader range of species and processes, and a more complex system to which they contribute to and depend on…

Collaborating with the next generation

Nov 12, 20194 min read
As I walk onto campus at the University of Victoria, I am surrounded by the hustle and bustle of students scurrying off to their classes. For the students, their familiarity with the area makes their travel effortless as they weave and bob through the buildings and walkways. As a visitor, the school is a giant…

Creating transformative experiences for students on the Salish Sea

Mar 29, 20193 min read
These experiences are transformative and what we strive to create for young people with the Salish Sea Emerging Stewards program. The program brings students on multi-day journeys aboard Achiever to learn about coastal environments and conservation challenges…

Join us in the Great Bear Rainforest in 2019

Feb 5, 20193 min read
We watch as her three little cubs slowly take to the high water and make their way to mom. They graze on roots, and search for salmon carcasses that simply aren’t there. The cub’s curiosity…