The SCCP is pleased to announce our Conservation Connections Series with events covering a wide range of conservation and species at risk related topics! Starting in March 2017, these free events will happen across the South Coast over the next few years. All will be welcome! See below for details on events in Squamish and Mission. Stay tuned for an exciting event announcement for Vancouver on March 25th.
Cool Critters of the Fraser Valley: Spotlight on Snails
In October of this year (2016) the Government of BC posted a public call “asking British Columbians for input and innovative ideas on new ways to protect species at risk and how to better support activities such as inventory, monitoring, research and stewardship programs for species at risk in our province.
Understanding critical habitat needs for our rarest South Coast amphibian:
In 2013 Monica Pearson, renowned Oregon Spotted Frog champion co-authored a report on how to define the most relevant conservation habitat needs for ‘OSF’, a highly imperiled amphibian at risk in the Fraser Valley.
Transition, transition, transition! The South Coast Conservation Program like just about any other organization is not static. As a non-profit joint venture we are at the whim of grant funding cycles, sponsorship opportunities and partner capacity. This year has had its high and low points in that regard.
Join the SCCP and the Fraser Valley Conservancy for a family-friendly event.
There will be fun displays, games and food.
Come celebrate the fascinating and rare critters that call Chilliwack home.
Learn to enhance your backyard for wildlife.
Hosted at the Local Harvest Market - 7697 Lickman Road, Chilliwack, BC
10am to 2pm
Meet our special guest:
Stomper the Barn Owl!