The Cycle of Life

For the first time since moving to OrcaLab for the summer, I had an opportunity so awesome that it legitimized abandoning my post in the Lab for a few hours. Last night, messages came in telling us about the deceased, juvenile male humpback that was to be cleaned today for the Whale Interpretive Centre, (WIC), […]


It was the May long weekend and the anticipation of the total solar eclipse was high.  The days heading up to the event were sunny and clear, but the forecast didn’t look good for the day of.  The forecast was correct.  The skies clouded over and a strong SE wind was due to blow in.  […]