Archive of posts tagged "wildlife"

SPES Saturday: Vancouver Bird Week 2015


Saturday, April 18th, 2015 — 10:14am PDT
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This post has been contributed by Dan Straker, Urban Wildlife Coordinator with the Stanley Park Ecology Society (“SPES”). I have been following SPES since I moved into the West End a decade ago and I have been a member for three years. I wanted to offer the team an opportunity to share their news, events, […]

Vote for the Vancouver City Bird


Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 — 10:46am PDT
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I don’t often delve into politics publicly but there’s one election happening this spring in Vancouver that cannot be ignored: The search for the Vancouver City Bird. There are six candidates in the running–all with their own Twitter accounts–and one hopes to come out on top so we can show it off for Bird Week […]

Vancouver Wildlife Webcams


Monday, April 14th, 2014 — 10:14am PDT
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It’s fairly easy to get out and about in Vancouver, becoming one with nature on seaside paths and forest trails. However it’s not often that you can get up close with wildlife–especially birds–and that’s where strategically located webcams come in handy. Here are just a few online spaces where you can view creatures and critters […]

Zodiac Tour of the Broken Group Islands in Pacific Rim National Park


Friday, February 18th, 2011 — 11:17am PDT
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The following photo essay was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for Miss604.com After a morning filled with perfect weather and surfing (post coming soon), we had just enough time for a quick change at our hotel and then head out for an afternoon in a zodiac for a tour of the Broken Group […]