Category: Environment

Sponsor a Salmon at Kus-kus-sum

Project Watershed’s latest fundraising endeavor “Sponsor a Salmon at Kus-kus-sum” combines education and stewardship. After students from Queneesh, Arden, Brooklyn, Puntledge and Royston schools participated in Project Watershed’s estuary presentations and field trips they created painted salmon for people to sponsor. Drop by on Saturday, June 22nd from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at Kus-kus-sum, 1901 Comox Road, Courtenay.

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Strathcona Wilderness Park is Now Open

Winter is receding at Paradise Meadows, and it is time to start planning summer visits to the Strathcona Provincial Park. Strathcona Wilderness Institute has now opened the Strathcona Park Wilderness Centre at Paradise Meadows for the summer season, with normal operating hours of 9 am-4 pm.

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Millard-Piercy Watershed Stewards Recognized for Efforts to Restore the Watershed

The Millard-Piercy Watershed Stewards were recently honoured when they were recipients of Project Watershed’s annual ‘Keeping it Living’ award. The award, an original painting by local artist Bev Byerley, is presented to an organization in the Comox Valley that has made a significant contribution to the restoration and protection of the K’ómoks Estuary and its watersheds.

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Fall the Wall and SaveSalmon at Kus-kus-sum

Project Watershed’s latest fundraising endeavor “Sponsor a Salmon at Kus-kus-sum” combines education and stewardship. Students from Queneesh, Arden, Brooklyn, Puntledge and Royston Schools have participated in estuary presentations given by staff and volunteers of Project Watershed.

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The Whales in our Waters

Comox Valley Nature is pleased to host a public lecture. Join Sarah Patton for an illustrated talk entitled: “The Whales in Our Waters”. The lecture is at 2:00 pm Thursday May 30, 2019.

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