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PortTV: People of the Port and Port Pop Quiz

PortTV logoTake a look behind-the-scenes of Canada’s largest port through our online YouTube channel, PortTV. Designed to engage and educate audiences, PortTV shares the stories of people who live and work within port communities and showcases the important role that the port plays across Canada.

People of the Port logoPeople of the Port explores the fascinating and often unknown roles of individuals who work in and around the port. From surveying bird populations in Boundary Bay to helping the port authority’s assistant harbour master out on the water, look at the interesting work being done by the many People of the Port.


PortPopQuizPort Pop Quiz
feature people “out and about” in our port communities and tests their knowledge of the port and port-city living in a roving, game-show style format. The shy, the bold, the young and the not-so-young are challenged with fun trivia questions, physical challenges, and at times even song-writing.

People of the Port:

Behind the Scenes at Vancouver Wharves
Energy Conservation with Dorota Kwasnik
Fraser River Cleanup with Ashley Graham
An inside look at the BC Coast Pilots
Tug Boat Captain Dave Dawson
PollutionTracker Program
Listening to underwater noise
Boundary Bay Habitat Enhancement with Jim Roberts
Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre with Lindsaye Akhurst
Behind the scenes with Assistant Harbour Master Natalie Anderson
Inside the Operations of Lynnterm Terminal with Jeanette O’Brien

Port Pop Quiz:

North Vancouver: Musical
Vancouver: Question and Answer 
Richmond: Two Truths and a False
Delta: The Drawing Challenge
Delta: Charades

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PortTV
Take a look behind-the-scenes of Canada’s largest port through our online YouTube channel, PortTV. Designed to engage and educate audiences, PortTV shares the stories of people who live and work within port communities and showcases the important role that the port plays across Canada.

 

 

Television commercials

This video showcases a series of television advertisements feature stories about the goods we imported through our port, shore power for cruise ships, the jobs created in British Columbia by port activities, and the natural resources exported through our sustainable gateway.

 

 

Our 24/7 port operations

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority is responsible for maintaining the safe and efficient movement of marine traffic and cargo within the Port of Vancouver. Our operations centre is on task 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and our Harbour Patrol Officers and security staff monitor activities within our jurisdiction, communicate with other agencies and help coordinate response efforts in emergency situations.

 

 

Port 2050: the Port of Vancouver’s anticipated future

In 2010, the Port of Vancouver embarked on a strategic visioning process called Port 2050. The results of the process, including four scenarios telling alternative stories of our future, are presented in this video.

 

 

 

Port stories

Part documentary and part testimonial, these videos tell the real-life stories of people whose lives are co-dependent with the port: a farmer, a fishery, a family-run specialty foods deli, a cruise ship supplier, the harbour master, and an entire family employed throughout the port.

 

 

Photos

We manage a large volume of high-resolution images. These rights-protected assets may be used at no cost. The assets remain property of the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority and the originating artist.

Use of our digital assets requires credit to the source of “the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority”. If you would like to request photos for publication, contact our Public Affairs team.