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COVID-19 Cancellation Policy

Wild Voices programs are cancelled for April 2020 through June 2020 due to full and partial school closures in BC.  In the coming months we will be planning ways for the Wild Voices program to restart in September 2020, including new options for online learning with our Wild Voices programs as a new bookable option for our Wild Voices programming.

For online learning in May and June 2020 we encourage you to check out the Wild Voices Online presentation series!  More information and registration can be found at cbeen.ca/wild-voices-online.

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Our Changing Climate (only available in Revelstoke, Nakusp, and Golden)


Bookable Type(s) Full Day Field Study
Duration4.5 Hour
LocationIn school presentation followed by a 2 hour outdoor session at a local green space (~20 minute walk from the school). Wrap up in classroom at end of day.
Contact This Presenterjade.lisa.harvey@gmail.com

**Please note that this program is only available in Revelstoke, Golden and Nakusp**

About the Community Educator

Our Changing Climate seeks to educate youth about the difference between our natural, long term climate fluctuations and
anthropogenic (human influenced) rapid climate change. Let's debunk myths around certain terminology and give real scientific
proof to our point of view. We will discover the difference between weather and climate and look at a climate resource to
understand how our local climate is changing. We will venture to a nearby ecosystem (river, wetlands, forest or farm) and discuss how it is already and may be further affected by climate change in the future.

Finally let's work together let's look at ways that society/new technologies and even ourselves can contribute to mitigate or lessen
our impact on Earth.

Depending on student age we will adapt the key ecosystem we will study on our walk: for K-4 the forest works well, talking about
increased risk of forest fires; for grades 5-8, looking at rivers, flooding, and soil degradation of farming; and for grades 9-12, talking
about wetland and carbon sinks.

About the Community Educator

Both Jade and Alex have a BSc in Physical Geography, and the two of them have written and delivered programs about climate, earth science, and geology to students in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Norway, and now in Canada. Jade and Alex enjoy being able to share their knowledge and passion for the natural world and the pure magic that underpins the interconnecting cycles that make our planet work and habitable for us.

Jade Harvey
(Educator)

Organization: Stoked on Science

Title: Guides, Leaders, Coaches

Address: Revelstoke, BC

Tags:Energy, Ecosystems / Wildlife, Sustainable Living, Climate Change
Seasons:Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
Grade Levels:Independent, High (10-12), Middle (7-9), Intermediate (4-6), Primary (K-3)
School Districts:Independent, SD19, SD10, SD6

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