MLSS collaborates with experts from Vancouver Aquarium

On March 23, 2013 Dr. Jeff Marliave, from the Vancouver aquarium, joined MLSS president Roy Mulder for a morning of drop camera work on sponge bioherms in Howe Sound. The pair observed glass sponges to depths of 350 feet and documented many different species of rockfish and deep sea marine life. Also found at depth…

Lions Bay Beach Interpretation a huge success!

On Sunday April 7, 2013 MLSS launched our first Beach Interpretation of the year at Kelvin Grove, Lions Bay.  The event was a huge success and  brought out around 150 people to learn about the ocean adjacent to their communities.  Thank you to the RBC Blue Water Project for providing the grant money to support…

MLSS Historic Dive on Lions Bay Seamount!

On Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 a historic dive exploration was undertaken and completed onto the top of the Lions Bay sea-mount 218 ft down. An endeavor never before known or attempted, the dive team documented large glass sponges, forming a bioherm on the top of the pinnacle.