microplastic, HUGE problem! (June 10, June 17, or June 24)
Ages: 7-11 years
Ever wondered where plastic comes from or where it goes after you have finished using it? Learn techniques used by our Ocean Pollution Research team to discover the big impact microplastics have on our environment and the animals that live here. Please be dressed appropriately for the weather as we will be going outside rain or shine. No open-toed shoes.
Junior Biologists Club explores the animals, science, and research that happen behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and in ocean science research. Get ready to dive into a series of adventures to gain a better understanding of our aquatic planet, the technological innovation in Aquarium research and what we need to do to better protect our oceans.