If you have ever tried to keep up with the labyrinth of environmental regulations, legislation and policy updates out there you know what a complicated world those of us involved in conservation live in. If it's challenging for an organization like the SCCP, imagine if you are a local government staff person or just an interested citizen!
The SCCP is proud to announce that with the wrap up of year one of our species at risk and local governments initiative the new guidance document for local governments and land use decision makers has been completed.
The provincial invertebrate specialist Jennifer Heron and entomologist Paul Grant (email@example.com) are working on a national COSEWIC status report for the Nine-spotted Lady Beetle (Coccinella no
Ever wonder what that mysterious critter visiting your yard might have been? Do you share your property with an unusual looking frog, owl or shrew? Are you interested in making your backyard an appealing refuge for local wildlife and using native plants to minimize maintenance? If you happen to live adjacent to a forest, wetland or creek, there is now a unique chance for you to learn how to become a nature steward.
Biologists and naturalists know that the Coquitlam River Watershed and surrounding area currently supports a range of endangered and threatened species. While we are aware of many locations that support these species, there are certainly a lot of locations that are still a mystery.