Feb
6
Wed
Range Monitoring in Grasslands Presentation @ Thompson Rivers University, Portable 2
Feb 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kamloops branch of BCIA presents Range Monitoring in Grasslands

A seminar hosted in partnership with the Grasslands Conservation Council and Thompson Rivers University

Wednesday February 6th , 3:00 – 5:00 pm at Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops – Portable 2 (https://www.tru.ca/map.html).

Join us for a seminar on range monitoring in grasslands. Francis Njenga, range stewardship offer at FLNRORD Range Branch, will provide an overview of the government requirements for range monitoring and suggested monitoring methods. Dr. Wendy Gardner, professor at Thompson Rivers University, will discuss the Grassland Conservation Council’s grasslands monitoring manual. This workshop will be followed-up by a hands-on field day in June on range monitoring.

This event is free for both BCIA members and non-members. Please register here.

Feb
21
Thu
Regular Monthly Meeting February 21 @ Heritage House, Riverside Park
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday, Feb. 21 – 7 pm Heritage House

Tom Beeke spent 12 years in China teaching high school students the BC school curriculum. Currently he is with the Maple Leaf School at TRU. Tom has written a book on Chinese birds and birding. He will give a quick introduction to China, including geography, government, conservation. education and the future. There will also be slides of birds, mammals and other creatures.

Mar
21
Thu
Regular Monthly Meeting on March 21 @ Heritage House, Riverside Park
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thursday, March 21 – 7 pm at Heritage House

Elaine Sedgman – Citizen Science: two years of pollinator surveys in the city of Kamloops.

Apr
18
Thu
Regular Monthly Meeting on April 18 @ Heritage House, Riverside Park
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday, April 18 7 pm at Heritage House

Ann Cheeptham and Dr. Cori Lausen – White Nose Bat Syndrome – research on microbiology and bat biology