News

Star eats a star in Deep Bay

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: A hungry leather star, a type of starfish that feels like leather and smells like garlic, feasts on a smaller leather star at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station Tuesday afternoon. Above, from left, facility coordinator Stephanie Richards and education program assistant Claire Vial observe the cannibalism. - CANDACE WU PHOTO
FOOD FOR THOUGHT: A hungry leather star, a type of starfish that feels like leather and smells like garlic, feasts on a smaller leather star at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station Tuesday afternoon. Above, from left, facility coordinator Stephanie Richards and education program assistant Claire Vial observe the cannibalism.
— image credit: CANDACE WU PHOTO

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: A hungry leather star, a type of starfish that feels like leather and smells like garlic, feasts on a smaller leather star at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station Tuesday afternoon. Above, from left, facility coordinator Stephanie Richards and education program assistant Claire Vial observe the cannibalism.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents
 
B.C.-only wines to come to some grocery stores
 
Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap
Deep Bay Marine Station — whale bones sold out
 
NDP blasts lottery corporation spending
 
Lava slows but still on track to hit Hawaii market
Lack of addiction treatment flagged by crime panel
 
Museum meanders down memory lane
 
Site C dam construction to start next summer

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 16 edition online now. Browse the archives.