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Canadian Geographic - - SHOW US YOUR RIDING -

Eli Wolpin

Tech­ni­cal diver Daniel Wit­trock peers into a cloud sponge deep un­der­wa­ter in Whyte­cli Park, Canada’s rst ma­rine pro­tected area, lo­cated in the rid­ing of West Van­cou­ver-sun­shine Coast-sea To Sky Coun­try. Cloud sponges are a sil­ica-based reef-form­ing an­i­mal that live at depths of   me­tres or more. They host many species within their folds and serve as nurs­eries for rock sh, seen school­ing around Wit­trock.

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