NATURAL HISTORY

THE GEOLOGY OF EAST POINT

Saturna Island is part of ‘Wrangellia’, a unique and ancient tectonic plate, part of the Earth.  For more information, see the 2 display panels about the geology of East Point below.

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MARINE ANIMALS

The geography of East Point makes it a focal point for ocean currents, and for the entire marine food chain, culminating in Seal Lions, and Cetaceans, including Humpbacks, Southern Resident and Transient/Biggs Orcas, and Harbour Porpoises.  See the links and the 5 display panels below.

 

 

From Starfish to Orca Whales…

The Whale Trail

SIMRES

This Summer I Got to Know the Neighbours…