British Columbia’s Orcas

The name “killer whale” has invoked fear in humans for generations.  Early descriptions of “whale killers” or “killers of whales” gave rise to the common name.  Orca, derived from Orcinus…

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Ten Great Places to Visit and Help Wild Animals

Earlier this year, Reefs to Rockies joined SEEtheWild's network of tour operators and travel companies committed to striving towards wildlife conservation through tourism.  We feel that tourism, when done sustainably…

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Swimming with Whale Sharks

Whale sharks take the title of "world's largest fish".  A docile filter-feeder, the whale shark can reach lengths of 30+ feet.  The longest individual ever recorded measured 41.5 feet!  Lacking…

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