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All programs are now available for booking at the subsidized rates listed.
This school year, the first 200 teachers to become CBEEN members were guaranteed one complimentary program! If you have an active CBEEN teacher membership from the fall, you can still redeem your complimentary program with bussing reimbursement up to $250.
At the present time, we are no longer distributing complimentary programs for new members, however, all programs are available for booking at the subsidized rates listed.
Endangered Mountain Caribou in the Kootenays
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About the Program
As few as 1800 mountain caribou remain on the planet - all in southeastern British Columbia. This presentation will look at the life history, current status, and what you can do to help this endangered animal.
About the Community Educator
Dave Quinn is a wildlife biologist, a BC-certified teacher and a certified wilderness guide who has lead expeditions in the Kootenays, the Canadian Arctic and West Coast, as well as overseas. Dave's work as a photographer and writer has been published in several adventure tourism magazines and scientific publications. As a wildlife technician, Dave has worked on the Purcell Mountain Caribou Study, the Rocky Mountain Lynx Project, the Columbia Valley Badger Project, the Swift Fox Census, and the East Kootenay Fisher Project.
"Dave has a lot of knowledge and hands-on experiences. He is a great story telling and that engages the students. He is safety conscious and very skilled in the outdoor environment." - Jill Christie
"He is very knowledgeable and great with the kids!" - Rebecca Pepin