Hillside Centre hosts ocean education talks

Speakers for OceanTalks use 12-foot by seven-foot digital screen to showcase their work beginning Jan. 28 at 7 p.m.

Hillside Centre is launching a series of presentations about the ocean ecosystems surrounding Vancouver Island.

Speakers for OceanTalks will use a 12-foot by seven-foot digital screen known as the OceanWall to showcase their work beginning today (Jan. 28) at 7 p.m.

Speakers include Kate Moran, president of Networks Canada, who will discuss the internet-connected ocean; Kristen Kanes, underwater acoustic analyst with Ocean Networks Canada; Brad Armstrong with Kelp Reef Adventures, who will discuss Seal Pups of Victoria; and Brett Soberg with Eagle Wing Tours, who will discuss the newest resident Orca with the J-Pod, J50.

OceanTalks also take police Feb. 25 and March 25 at 7 p.m. at Hillside Centre.

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