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Our docks, facilities, and access trails on Calvert Island are closed to visitors in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This closure extends to the shorelines of Pruth Bay, West Beach, and North Beach.

Hakai Wild: Dining with Sea Otters - Hakai Institute

Hakai Wild: Dining with Sea Otters

Sea otters are known for their prolific urchin munching, but urchin isn’t the only item on the menu—and males and females dine at different restaurants.

Find out more about sea otter feeding habits on the Central Coast of BC in this paper by Hakai researcher Erin Rechsteiner and her colleagues in Ecology and Evolution.