Camilla is a lifelong storyteller passionate about unearthing community stories and helping others find their voice. She has 13+ years of professional experience in both digital and print publishing and writing. Originally from the countryside of Cambridgeshire, UK, she now calls Campbell River home, a place where she is constantly drawn to the trails, wild foods, and bodies of water. Strathcona Collective is a welcome opportunity to showcase the people, environment, and rich heritage of our region.
Ancient DNA (aDNA). The term immediately brings to mind visions of dinosaurs, ancient civilizations, megafauna, and other extinct mammals and plants. The ability to dig (literally) into these times is […]
Words by Camilla SampsonPhotos courtesy of The Hakai Institute