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Wetlandkeepers: Prince Rupert (with Estuary focus)

BC Wildlife Federation Wetlands Education Program

Friday, July 17, 2015 at 6:30 PM - Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 4:30 PM (PDT)

Wetlandkeepers: Prince Rupert (with Estuary focus)

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 BCWF's Wetlandkeepers Courses are 2.5 day workshops that educate participants about wetland conservation! This special workshop will have a focus on estuary wetlands, a topic usually not covered in detail during Wetlandkeepers. 

Upon a community request, BCWF brings the Wetlandkeepers Course to covers topics of interest to community stewardship groups, this can include:

  • wetland mapping
  • wetland hydrology
  • amphibian, plant and animal identification 
  • soil sampling

This is a hands-on fieldwork course that provides participants will technical skills to steward their own wetland.  Upon completion of the workshop participants are provided with a Wetlandkeeper certificate, and provided with follow up support by the Wetlands Coordinator.

More information of specific activities is coming soon. Until then, see a sample schedule of activities conducted during a Wetlandkeepers Course, by
clicking here!

When: July 17-19, 2015 (Fri:6:30pm - 9 pm, Sat: 9am - 4:30pm, Sun: 9 am - 4:30 pm) 
Where: Hectate Straight Employment Development Society, 101-120 First Avenue East, Prince Rupert, BC
Cost: FREE! ($100 value)


For more information contact: 
Michele Jones,


This project was undertaken with the financial support of the following organizations:
Cette project a été réalisé avec l'appui financier de les organisations suivantes:

Since 1985, Wildlife Habitat Canada, a national, non-profit, charitable conservation organization, has invested over $60 million to support hundreds of conservation projects on private and public lands across Canada, through its granting program. Wildlife Habitat Canada works through partnerships with communities, landowners, governments, non-government organizations, and industry to conserve, enhance, and restore wildlife habitat. To learn more about the projects that Wildlife Habitat Canada has funded or to see our annual report, please visit Without habitat...there is no wildlife.  It's that simple!

Have questions about Wetlandkeepers: Prince Rupert (with Estuary focus)? Contact BC Wildlife Federation Wetlands Education Program

When & Where

Hectate Strait Employment Development Society Office
101-120 First Avenue East
Prince Rupert, BC V8J 3L6

Friday, July 17, 2015 at 6:30 PM - Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 4:30 PM (PDT)

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BC Wildlife Federation Wetlands Education Program

The BC Wildlife Federation's Wetlands Education Program (WEP) helps build the capacity of British Columbian citizens to determine their backyard wetland assets, and increase their community's environmental health using this knowledge.

WEP activities result in habitat restoration, enhancement & conservation through the collaboration of communities, BCWF clubs/members, NGOs, naturalist groups & First Nations.

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