As we are unable to safely gather in groups at this time, our annual Earth Day clean-up and potluck has been cancelled. We still think it is important to celebrate the Earth and do some actions to protect her. So we will join the Earth Day Network (the global organizer of Earth Day, and mark … Continued
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Join us on-line or on the phone on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 4:30 PM MT. We will host the on-line (or on the telephone) event through the Zoom platform.
Wildsight Golden and the Youth Action Network present: Winter Film & Discussion Series Featuring: February 13: Patagonia Films Artifishal February 20: Anthropocene: The Human Epoch February 27: The Reckoning: A Film about the effects of the Columbia River Treaty (No trailer available but check this article out.) March 5: Watermark: A film about the history … Continued
Explore the beauty of insects and spiders through macro photography with Naturalist Bryan Kelly-McArthur. This event is Thursday, January 16, 2020. Doors open at 5:30 PM, event starts at 6:00 PM. This will be at the Okanagan Regional Library Golden Branch. This is a family friendly event. Admission is by donation.
Photo by Rachel Darvill Marsh birds are inconspicuous and difficult to detect, but global reports suggest that many marsh bird species populations are in decline. For four years, the Columbia Wetlands Marsh Bird Monitoring Project has been conducting repeated point count surveys at 65 survey stations in the Columbia Wetlands. Project biologist Rachel Darvill will … Continued
Join us across the Kootenay region as we dive deep into the wild world of the wolverine.
Eat Think Vote is a campaign that gathers community members across Canada to speak with federal candidates ahead of the upcoming election. The goal is to make sure food is an election issue, and that the incoming government develops policy that encourages a food system where no one goes hungry, where food is healthy, and … Continued
Tuesday, October 22, 7 to 9 PM at the Golden Senior’s Centre Admission by donation please In February 2017, Parks Canada began a 5-year pilot project to reintroduce North America’s largest land mammal (bison) to Canada’s first national park (Banff). Karsten will summarize the project and provide some behind-the-scenes stories of the effort to restore … Continued
This fall will be your last chance to participate in the five-year Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey (CWWS) project. At the end of 2019, baseline data collected through this project will be used to nominate the Columbia Wetlands into the Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) program. Bird surveys during fall migration will occur in the … Continued
September 20, 2019, millions of us will walk out of our workplaces and homes to join young climate strikers on the streets and demand an end to the age of fossil fuels. Join young people in the streets for global climate strikes and a week of actions to demand an end to the age of … Continued