The Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada team aims to foster a culture of sustainability that supports the environmental protection and conservation goals of the organization and the greater public, while building a strong legacy of ecological stewardship.

The Aquarium is also committed to the ongoing development of policies, partnerships, initiatives, and programs that integrate environmentally conscious practices into the Aquarium’s daily operations and convey a fundamental message of conservation.

Current Conservation Efforts

  • Preliminary sustainability program outline
  • Comprehensive Environmental Purchasing Policy
  • Zero waste visit recommendations
  • Waste management guidelines
  • List of preferred suppliers
  • Development of conservation-focused educational programming and signage
  • Partnership discussions with like-minded and local organizations
  • Ongoing participation in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup