Orcas: Digital Field Trip Taster Series - Episode 1

Join us on Tuesday afternoons throughout February as we take you on a guided tour of the Royal BC Museum’s feature exhibition, Orcas: Our Shared Future, from the comfort and safety of your own home via Facebook Live.

Orca enthusiast, writer, podcaster and filmmaker Mark Leiren-Young will explore a different area of the exhibition in each of the four 20-minute sessions, diving into the lives of these majestic creatures. In this first episode, we'll be taking a look at what orcas are, and where they live. You'll meet some of the members of J-Pod, who belong to the endangered southern resident killer whale population.


Episode 2 - February 8 2022 3:30pm PST Orca facts and what we know.

Episode 3 - February 15 2022 3:30pm PST Orcas in captivity.

Episode 4 - February 22 2022 3:30pm PST What can we do to protect orcas and our oceans?


Learn More about Digital Field Trips for schools, home learners, adults, seniors, community groups or post secondary audiences here.

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