Shawn Laidlaw

Shawn Laidlaw
Shawn is a Biologist and Environmental Scientist specializing in ecosystem and natural history sciences. Shawn received a B.Sc. Biology at the University of Victoria and later an M.Sc. Environment and Management at Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC and is particularly interested and experienced in this abundant northern Pacific ecosystem. Shawn is also a writer with a passion for science communications.
A sand dollar test lying on the sand

Sand Dollar

A fin whale clearing its airway viewed from overhead

Fin Whale

A right whale breaching

Right Whale

A great white shark swimming near the water's surface viewed from its ventral side

Great White Shark

Two nemertean species isolated against a white background

Ribbon Worm

A white sea anemone with red tips attached to a rocky reef

Sea Anemone

A green sea turtle swimming against a blue oceanic backdrop

Green Sea Turtle

A singular krill swims near the sandy bottom


A harbor seal swimming underwater viewed in profile

Harbor Seal

A red king crab isolated on a white background

Red King Crab