Hakai Institute

Hakai Institute

Weather conditions on Quadra and Clavert Island

Main Navigation

Mobile Navigation

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: Spittlebugs - Hakai Institute

Hakai Wild: Spittlebugs

Have you ever seen a plant that looks like someone spit on it? While bubbles may be a wayward loogie, they are far more likely home to some tiny insect nymphs. In this Hakai Wild, we’ve caught the spittlebugs in the act of making their foamy home.