Photo by Lucas Jmieff
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Dave Quinn

Dave Quinn

Know Your Watershed and Go Wild! Coordinator, Educator

Wildsight Regional

Dave Quinn is a wildlife biologist, ACMG-certified wilderness guide, outdoor educator, and certified teacher based in Kimberley. Dave wears many Wildsight hats as an educator, as well as helping behind the scenes on several conservation programs. Dave currently is the Program Director for CBT’s Know Your Watershed Program, administered by Wildsight. Dave also runs our summer Go Wild Youth Backpacking adventures. Dave has a passion for wilderness and wildlife, and works hard to connect the next generation to the world-class wild right here in the Kootenays.

email: daveq(at)

Dave's work

"Water is our most precious resource. Everyone in the Basin should know where their water comes from, where it goes after they use it, and… Read More 
Six days backpacking the Kootenay backcountry. Learn to be a leader, connect to the landscape, and leave with a love of the mountains that will last a lifetime. Read More 
Fall Program Requests are now closed. Spring Program intake begins March 15th. Classroom With Outdoors offers B.C.-curriculum-based outdoor education to promote healthy… Read More 
Applications for fall programs are now closed. Spring program intake opens March 15th, 2024 EcoStewards offers an excellent opportunity to showcase how environmental education can… Read More