A highly unusual number of tropical animals have been found swimming along the coasts of Vancouver and southern British Colombia lately, and it’s left many local residents shocked. It’s not everyday, after all, that a tropical sea turtle from Mexico shows up on the beaches of Vancouver. So what’s behind the mysterious B.C. surge of so many warm weather friends? You have El Ninõ to thank, of course.
Some unusual tropical animals have been washing up on Vancouver shores. What's going on?Posted by The Globe and Mail on Friday, January 29, 2016