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Wildsight works to protect wildlife, water and wild places in Canada’s Columbia and Rocky Mountain regions.

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"What will have a lasting impact?" This is the question Columbia Valley resident Tracy Flynn asks herself when she chooses how to spend her time…Read more 
Exclusion fencing, wildlife underpasses and ungulates guards are helping to reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions in the Elk Valley.Read more 
Born and raised in Golden, Brian Gustafson grew up hunting with his dad, mountain biking, kayaking and playing hockey. During winter drives to Invermere for hockey games, he remembers seeing herds of hundreds of Elk. Now, he says, he's lucky to see herds of 30 to 50 animals. Read more 
In this presentation to the Columbia Shuswap Regional Distract (CSRD), ecologist Dr Rachel Holt addresses misinformation about the relationship between wildfires and old growth forests in British Columbia.Read more 
It’s official: B.C’s annual April snow survey confirms this winter is leaving our province with its lowest snowpack on record at just…Read more 
We’re fighting to ensure Teck and Glencore are held to account for the environmental damage caused by the Elk Valley coal mines. Your gift will support our work pressuring politicians to make these polluters pay, so our wild waters are kept cleaner for future generations.Read more 
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Family-Friendly Foraging Walk

Invermere
Enjoy a hike for all the family around the shores of gorgeous Lake Enid and discover the art of foraging… View event

Wild Spaces Recreation Dialogues: Recreation Ecology — Fernie

Elk Valley
Regional
Do you spend time on the trails or in the backcountry and want to learn more about the wildlife around you? Join Wildsight on June 12 to hear from local experts about wildlife issues specifically relevant to those who move through our valleys and mountains on foot, wheels or water.  View event

Naturalist guided bird walk

Golden
Are you interested in learning about the birds that call Golden their home these days? Come join Naturalist Verena Shaw… View event

Native Flora Garden Tour (Creeky Cedars)

Golden
Join Nick Laferriere; artist, photographer and gardener (some of his roles!) as he tours us around his local flora garden… View event

Square Dance for the Wild - a Fundraiser

Invermere
Get ready to kick up your heels and swing your partner at this Wildsight Invermere fundraiser with the live music of The Hip To Be Square Collective Band and Dance Caller Leslie Gotfrit. Everyone is welcome. No dancing experience needed! View event

Go Wild! 2024

Regional
Six days, five nights. Endless exploration. In Go Wild!, students learn to be leaders while connecting with the wild landscapes… View event

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