No charges for man who took seal pup

A man from Texas who grabbed a newborn seal pup from a floating log near the wharf in Port McNeill and kept it for several days has avoided criminal charges. A man from Texas who grabbed a newborn seal pup from a floating log near the wharf in Port McNeill and kept it for several … Read more

Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Center Admits First Seal Pup patient of Season

VANCOUVER, B.C., May 24, 2022 /CNW/ – The Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Center (MMR) has admitted its first patient of the 2022 pupping season, a newly born harbor seal pup the team has named Timbit. Timbit was found at Blackie Spit in South Surrey and was initially attended to by surrey RCMP following a … Read more

On Grand Manan, dulsers endure, despite warming ocean waters

At dawn, Elton Greene sets off to harvest dulse in Dark Harbor on New Brunswick’s Grand Manan island. People here have spent generations harvesting the nutrient-rich purple seaweed.Photography by Darren Calabrese/The Globe and Mail With a jolt the little blue dory jumps to life, and begins bouncing up the rocky beach with its burlap sacks … Read more

Huntington Harbor resident named Special Olympics Athlete of the Year

Joseph Hreish. Joseph Hreish of Huntington Harbor has been named the Kiwanis Special Olympics Athlete of the Year. The award will be presented at the Kiwanis District Education Convention in the Crystal Ballroom of the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa in Indian Wells on Aug. 5, according to Jennifer Chaves, executive director of Cal-Nev-Ha Children’s … Read more