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Ann is starting her second year at McGill University where she studies History. After her Bachelor’s Degree is complete she plans to study Environmental Law. She grew up in Halfmoon Bay, and attended Nature School as a child. Ann enjoys hiking, writing, and camping, and is excited about the opportunity to spend the summer working with nature. She is eager to be involved in The Pender Harbour Coastal Waters Monitoring Program and The Annual BioBlitz.


Christina Gwilliam

Christina is entering her final year of Marine Biology and Coastal Conservation Studies at the University of Victoria. Christina traded in the cold Alberta winters five years ago for life on Vancouver Island, and is looking forward to exploring all the Sunshine Coast has to offer this summer. In her free time, Christina enjoys scuba diving, hiking, spending time on the ocean, and camping. She is very excited to be a part of The Pender Harbour Coastal Waters Monitoring Program, and for the opportunity to have The Jim Rossi School of Diving opening on the Sunshine Coast.

Danica Tardif

Danica is a student in her final year of Environmental Science at Simon Fraser University, and has completed a Diploma in Fish, Wildlife, and Recreation from BCIT. She grew up on the Sunshine Coast and enjoys hiking, kayaking, birdwatching, and playing music. Danica is excited to share her knowledge about the natural world at The Annual BioBlitz and to help establish The Pender Harbour Coastal Waters Monitoring Program.