Category Archives: Botany

Botany Outing Report: Paradise Meadows, Oct 15th, 2018

Report on October 15th walk  For those who missed the report at our last general CVN meeting, for the October 15th gathering we had a glorious day to meander around the Paradise Meadows loops, collecting the SWI plant signs to store … Continue reading

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Upcoming Botany Group Meeting November 2018

Upcoming Botany group Meeting First of all, our next Gathering will be on Monday November. The forecast at this point seems to call for showers.  However, we will have a walk around our woods first to see the latest crop … Continue reading

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Botany Outing Report: Palaeobotany, Jan 8th, 2018

Happy New Year! Presentation on January 8th  On January  8th  we were treated to a fascinating presentation  by Randal Mindell on the palaeobotany of our back yard, the Comox Valley; we learnt about the importance of the fossil plant record … Continue reading

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Botany Outing Report: Labrador climate warming, Dec 4th, 2017

Greetings Botanists. Report on the December 4th meeting. We were treated to a fascinating presentation by Luise Hermanutz ( (Professor in the Biology Department, Memorial University, Newfoundland) on the research project monitoring the impact of climate warming in the tundra … Continue reading

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