- Wednesday, February 22, 2017
- 12:00 PM
CREDtalk – Whitebark Pine Restoration in Mt. Revelstoke & Glacier National Parks
Wednesday, February 22nd – 12pm
Macpherson Room, Rec Centre (600 Campbell Ave.)
Whitebark pine is a keystone sub-alpine species that is federally listed as Endangered under the Species at Risk Act. Come learn about the on-going initiatives in Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Park to protect, restore and enhance whitebark pine and associated habitat. Park staff will highlight elements of their whitebark pine conservation program including cone collection, disease resistance trials, prescribed fire and targeted planting in the parks.
Join us over the lunch hour with a cup of tea or coffee while we learn about crucial restoration efforts in our own backyard.