The Tropics gallery showcases coral reefs, mangrove forests, rivers and lakes near the equator. Some of this gallery’s highlights include colourful tropical fishes and a green sea turtle that swims with the sharks.
A swarm of delicate, tropical jellyfish enchant as you step into the gallery. Pink fish, blue fish, yellow fish flash by as you explore. You’ll learn about a tropical green sea turtle that was rescued by locals and rehabilitated by the Vancouver Aquarium when it strayed too far north.