Boreal Nature Series
The Boreal Nature Series (BNS) are informal educational events showcasing research occurring in the Peace Region. Events include public presentations and nature walks offered at no charge. Presentations are 1 hour in length during the evenings including time for questions.
The Boreal Nature Series are available as student classroom presentations in the Peace Region during school hours. Contact Catherine Brown email@example.com for more information.
“I had a great time (...). So excited for this series and happy it will continue. It's great exposure to exciting research happening so close to home. “ - 2018 BNS participant.
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Drop-ins welcome. Questions or RSVPs can be sent to Catherine at firstname.lastname@example.org or (780) 618-2612.
Boreal Forest Health. April 17th, 2019. Guest speaker: Dr. Nadir Erbilgin, University of Alberta.
Boreal Bees, Birds, Bats, and Butterflies. April 30th, 2019. Guest speaker: Dr. Courtney Hughes, Alberta Environment and Parks.
Centre for Boreal Research Greenhouse Tour. May 16th, 2019. Guest Speaker: Dr. Jean-Marie Sobze, Centre for Boreal Research.
Topic TBA. June 2019 (date TBA). Guest speaker: Dr. Justine Karst, University of Alberta.
Boreal Reforestation. August 2019 (date TBA). Guest speaker: Dr. Chibuike Chigbo, Centre for Boreal Research.
Grizzly Bear DNA Research Update. November 2019 (date TBA). Guest speaker: Dr. Courtney Hughes, Alberta Environment and Parks.
Boreal Birds. December 2019 (date TBA). Sarah Bradley, Alberta Conservation Association.View Past Events