Education Programs

 

Wildsight Golden has a long-standing tradition of offering environmental education programs to elementary school classes.

We currently offer field trips to view kokanee salmon in the fall, bird watching field trips in the spring, and springtime gardening projects.  We have local teachers providing Wildsight Regional’s “Education in the Wild” programs like Beyond Recycling & Know Your Watershed.

If you have a “natural” talent you would like to share with local school classes, we’ll help you get organized.

We also developed a bird viewing platform at Reflection Lake, which is Golden’s only designated bird viewing location. The interpretive displays and kiosk located here provide a great educational opportunity to learn about some of our local birds. We often host educational events here such as school field trips, the annual Earth Day celebration and clean-up, as well as a birding breakfast in May.

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Know Your Watershed
Know Your Watershed
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Beyond Recycling

Our Golden branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Golden

Earth Day Community Clean Up and Potluck

Event Date:  Monday, April 22, 2019

Earth Day Community Clean Up and Potluck Bring your favourite potluck dish to share as well as your…

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Latest news related to Golden

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JOB: Summer Youth Environmental Education Coordinator, Golden

Wildsight Golden is looking for a highly motivated and organized individual to act as the main leader for the GET WILD! Summer Camp. Note: As this job is funded through the Canada Summer Jobs funding, all applicants must be under 30 years of age.

JOB: Invasive Plant Program Coordinator, Golden

Do you love physical outdoor work, have a passion for the environment and have good communication skills? Wildsight Golden is seeking one qualified person to coordinate ‘Golden’s Community Invasive Plant Program’

Celebrating the Success of the Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey

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Branch Information

Contact

golden@wildsight.ca
Box #25
#203 - 421 9th Street N
Patlar Building, Golden BC V0A 1H0
1-250-344-5530

golden@wildsight.ca

Join The Team

Want to protect wildlife, clean water and wild spaces? Volunteer with us! Wildsight volunteers are a very special group of people who give generously of their time to stuff envelopes, attend rallies, help run events, put up posters, keep tabs on forestry practices in their communities and participate in citizen science initiatives.

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