Talking about prairie seed collection, ON (Photo by NCC)

Talking about prairie seed collection, ON (Photo by NCC)

Events

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  • Garry Oak Meadow Marathon (Photo by NCC)
    Garry Oak Meadow Marathon

    Each year in February and March
    Southern Vancouver Island, BC

    Throughout February and March, parks and conservation groups across Greater Victoria are hosting volunteer events to help get our Garry oak meadows ready for spring. Choose from more than a dozen events – from bashing broom and eradicating ivy, to tending native seedlings and tidying trails. The Meadow Marathon is designed to raise awareness and support restoration efforts of the unique and sensitive Garry oak habitats of southern Vancouver Island.

  • Guided forest walk (Photo by NCC)
    Forest Foraging Walk
    March 30, 2019

    Saanichton, BC

    Join us for an exciting, interactive forest tour and learn about species that are edible, invasive and everything in between.

  • Celebrate Earth Day with NCC
    Farmed & Foraged Brunch
    April 7, 2019

    Saanichton, BC

    Celebrate the natural bounty of Vancouver Island with a hand-crafted, locally sourced brunch at the award-winning Sea Cider Farm and Ciderhouse on the beautiful Saanich Peninsula.

  • In Bloom Wildflower Festival (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
    In Bloom Wildflower Festival
    April 27, 2019

    Duncan, BC

    Come and experience the Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve at the height of its beauty, at this family-friendly nature festival.

 

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Atlantic puffins (Photo by Bill Caulfield-Browne)