Early spring flowers, such as the glacier lily, are an important nectar source for our native bees, such as bumblebees and mining bees.
10:00 am Castlegar Garden and Nature Fest @ Castlegar Community Complex
Castlegar Garden and Nature Fest @ Castlegar Community Complex
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am Mt. Sentinel Spring Walk @ Approx. 400 m up Terrace Rd. Park on road.
Mt. Sentinel Spring Walk @ Approx. 400 m up Terrace Rd. Park on road.
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Spring Wildflower & Pollinator Walk – Mt. Sentinel This is a moderate hike to lush pocket meadows on the south slopes of Mt. Sentinel. There are also outstanding views of the confluence of the Kootenay[...]
10:00 am Native Plant Seed Collection and... @ Balfour Community Hall
Native Plant Seed Collection and... @ Balfour Community Hall
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Native Plant Seed Collection and Meadowscaping: A Citizen Science Training Workshop June 8, 2019, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m Balfour Community Hall (corner of Busk Road and Charles Street in Balfour, and an easy walk[...]
9:00 am Antenna Trail Spring Walk @ 4th St. and 12th Ave., Village of Montrose
Antenna Trail Spring Walk @ 4th St. and 12th Ave., Village of Montrose
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am
Spring Wildflower & Pollinator Walk – Antenna Trail (near Montrose) This is a easy to moderate walk in dry south-facing meadows with showy milkweed. Walks are usually 2-3 hours in length. Be sure to bring[...]
6:00 pm Botany BC @ Rossland, Pend D'Oreille
Botany BC @ Rossland, Pend D'Oreille
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 23 @ 4:30 pm
Botany BC is an annual meeting of botanists and plant enthusiasts. More than a “conference,” Botany BC is a series of talks and field trips (mostly field trips!) designed to explore the exceptional array of[...]