There are 76 endangered southern resident killer whales living in local waters. If you’re lucky, you may have seen some of them. At the Port of Vancouver, we’re doing what we can to help protect these beautiful whales.
“Industry’s commitment to this voluntary research trial is a clear demonstration of the collective focus we have on ensuring a healthy marine environment, and we greatly appreciate our partners’ support.”
Over fifty organizations took part in the voluntary slowdown trial, a first of its kind in the world. Those participants represent a very significant proportion of large commercial ship movements through Haro Strait.
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