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Exploring bees in the East Kootenays workshop | Invermere, B.C.

Exploring bees in the East Kootenays workshop | Invermere, B.C.
For those seeking conservation solutions, including building your very own bee house to take home, this event is for you. No prior bee knowledge or experience is required.
  • Exploring bees in the East Kootenays workshop | Invermere, B.C.
  • 2017-10-07T09:00:00-07:00
  • 2017-10-07T16:00:00-07:00
  • For those seeking conservation solutions, including building your very own bee house to take home, this event is for you. No prior bee knowledge or experience is required.
When
Oct 07, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM (Canada/Pacific / UTC-700)
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Wilmer Community Hall, 9179 West Avenue, Wilmer, B.C.
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Have you ever wondered how to help our wild native bees thrive? Join renowned bee scientist Lincoln Best in this one-day workshop and discover how to conserve bee species and enhance their habitat.

This is a unique opportunity to learn from a passionate communicator who has recently discovered a new bee family in the Kootenays. Discussions will focus on the biodiversity of Native Bees in the East Kootenay, including a unique bee only found in Canal Flats. Hands-on activities include peering through microscopes at bee species and building a take-home native bee house.

No background knowledge or experience is required. The workshop will be of interest to all outdoor enthusiasts.

Registration until Sept. 25: $45 for Wildsight members, $50 for non-members

After Sept. 25 registration is $55 for Wildsight members, $60 for non-members

 

 

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