December 11, 2017

Vancouver Aquarium meets Science World in planned Surrey ecology centre

SURREY — As a child, the only technology Gary Oliver had was a black-and-white TV.

He recalls faithfully watching Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom as a youngster, inspiring him to spend his life studying, rescuing and working with animals. And he hopes the technology of today will inspire children to do the same.

Oliver, who started both Cinemazoo and the Urban Safari Rescue Society, is in the early planning stages for a high-tech ecology centre he hopes will be located in Surrey.

Think Vancouver Aquarium meets Science World.

“Kids today are losing touch with what’s happening with the world around them. They’re into their

Source: http://www.vancouversun.com/news/metro/Vancouver+Aquarium+meets+Science+World+planned+Surrey/10181270/story.html