|2019 Wetlands Institute - Creston and Rossland|
2019 Wetlands Institute Workshop - Rossland, Creston, and Surrounding Areas
The BC Wildlife Federation's Wetlands Insitute, a 7-day environmental stewardship workshop, is coming to Rossland, Creston, and surrounding areas. It is with great pleasure and excitement that we bring this valuable course to the area free of charge for those that live in BC, have a Wetland project that benefits the province, and sign up before August 26, 2019 (worth over $1000 per participant). This special offer is available thanks to the generous contributions from our funders (This does not include food and lodging).
This workshop is suitable for consultants, planners,
environmental/conservation groups, government representatives, First
Nations, and engaged community members. Participants are expected to
come to the course with a wetland project or program that they wish to
implement in their community or have a high propensity to initiate a
project/program in the future. Apply soon, as this course has been
known to fill quickly. There are only seats for 25 participants. We
will contact you to
after we have
This year, you will have the opportunity to assist renowned Wetland Restoration Specialist Tom Biebighauser in the restoration of wetlands at King George VI Provincial Park in Rossland and at Yaqan Nukiy Restoration in Creston (multiple phase project).
This year's presentations and activities are in the process of being confirmed - some topics that were covered in previous Wetlands Institutes include:
This experience will also provide you with access to a network of individuals who will help you successfully complete your local conservation project(s). You will leave with the skills, support, and confidence you need to make a difference in the world of wetland conservation. The BC Wildlife Federation offers follow-up support and resources to participants who complete the workshop, for up to 3 years post-workshop. Full-time participants are eligible to receive a certificate after successfully completing the workshop.
For more information, you may contact:
The growing list of partners includes:
The workshop was undertaken with the financial support of: / Ce projet a été réalisé avec l'appui financier de:
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