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(cover photo: Boya Lake / Destination BC)

BC Parks and the projected climates of the 21st century

Posted on November 1, 2018

Categories: Conservation

Tags: conservation | Living Lab |

B.C.’s impressive protected area system is comprised of protected areas that were established to protect representative ecosystems in the province, and specific habitat values characterized by the... Read More

Biocleaning station installed at Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park

Posted on October 30, 2018

Categories: BC Parks News | Conservation

Tags: bats | BC Parks | Conservation Project |

To protect bats against the spread of the deadly White Nose Syndrome (WNS), BC Parks has installed a biocleaning station at Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park. Believed to be the first of its... Read More

New name for provincial park a welcome change

Posted on October 22, 2018

Categories: BC Parks News | Conservation | Featured

Tags: conservation | reconciliation |

Looking at the signs with the new Indigenous name for Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park, Chief Oliver Arnouse of the Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band cannot help but feel proud. It has been... Read More

Salute to the Sockeye draws crowds from near and far

Posted on October 9, 2018

Categories: BC Parks News | Community Event | Conservation

Tags: conservation | salmon | salmon run | Salute to the Sockeye |

Soichi Okano couldn’t believe what he was seeing when he went to the sockeye salmon run at the Adams River 24 years ago. Walking beside the turbulent water, the aspiring photographer from... Read More

Adaptive recreation equipment changing lives in BC Parks

Posted on October 4, 2018

Categories: BC Parks News | Our People

Tags: accessibility | BC Parks |

Enjoying a sunny day on a sandy beach, paddleboarding on a pristine lake with friends, and exploring the mountains in B.C.’s provincial parks are something Debra McDonald never thought she’d... Read More


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