Big Backyard BioBlitz

Event Date and Time
July 29th, 2021 at 12:00am to August 2nd, 2021 at 11:59pm

New to citizen science? It doesn’t take much. Grab your smartphone, tablet or camera, head outside to search for plants, animals and insects, snap a photo and share. From urban...

Virtual Map our Marshes Workshop


The B.C. Wildlife Federation’s Wetlands Education Program presents Map Our Marshes, a free public workshop. Wetlands can filter water, mitigate flooding, and protect critical habitat to hundreds of species. Unfortunately...

Grassland Assessment Training

Event Date and Time
September 16th, 2021 at 8:00am MST to September 16th, 2021 at 5:00pm MST
Brooks, AB
This course offers field-based training on common plant identification, use of soils and landscape mapping (AGRASID and GVI) in relation to Alberta’s Range Plant Community Guides and Range Health Assessment Manuals

A Walking Tour of the Stavely Research Ranch

Event Date and Time
September 21st, 2021 at 8:00am MST to September 21st, 2021 at 5:00pm MST
Porcupine Hills, AB
A day long tour focusing on: The ecological context of the Foothills Parkland; role of grasses in building soils and storing carbon; and role of range health in the capture and storage of water in the watershed.