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Royal BC Museum Staff in the field in the Great Bear Rainforest. Photographs courtesy of  Students on Ice Foundation

A scientist walking through tall grass swinging a large hoop net.
A researcher kneels down and uses a tube to capture insects among small rocks.
A researcher in outdoor gear is surrounded by lush green trees.
A scientist holds up a mesh net and inhales insects into an aspirator, a long tube wrapped around his head. Forest hills and grassy flats in background.
A researcher examines a large bright green leaf in his hand.

 

Explore Great Bear Rainforest landscapes from BC Archives 

Black and white photo of tree trunks and a human leaning up against one.
Black and white image of snow-covered mountains from above.
Black and white image of snow-covered mountains from above.
Black and white photo of a small waterfall and one fish jumping up.

 

Spirit Bear 

Black and white image of a thick forest of evergreen trees leading up to a pond where a small Spirit Bear stands on a log
Black and white photograph of Francis Kermode, in a suit, arms folded across his chest.
A black and white photo of the Kermode Bear in the Beacon Hill Park Zoo, Victoria, British Columbia
Image of a white bear surrounded by greenery.