Sarika works in environmentally-themed media in print, film, and audio platforms. She has hosted critically acclaimed documentaries for CBC, including The Nature of Things, and programs for Parks Canada, The National Film Board, Ocean Networks Canada, and Audible. Sarika speaks out often on ocean issues and conservation, from classrooms to panels to media. Trained as a Marine Biologist (PhD, MSc), her research and passion has taken her from the high seas to remote tropical archipelagos to the intertidal zones of her home, British Columbia. Sarika has been named an influential Canadian millennial by The Huffington Post Canada, and in 2020, nominated for Best Host at the World Congress of Science and Factual Producers. She has served on various boards and committees, including those of the David Suzuki Foundation, WWF Canada, and the Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea.