Category Archives: Botany

Camas and candystick

From an email by Jocie to the Botany Group on June 9. A few notes from our [Botany Group] members [click a photo to enlarge it]: Kate reported that there is some nice candystick (Allotropa virgata) emerging at Nymph Falls … Continue reading

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Beer ‘n’ roses

From an email by Jocie to the Botany Group on June 6. Last weekend (also showering, like this one) I did some wandering around Miracle Beach Provincial Park looking at all the nice blooms this time of year has to … Continue reading

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Early blooms from the Elk River trail

Here are a note and photos from Alison M., distributed to the Botany Group on May 19. These photos of three exquisite flowers are from the lower elevations of Strathcona Provincial Park in the Buttle Lake area taken at the … Continue reading

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Recording available for talk on bryophyte research in Strathcona Park

The Canadian Society of Environmental Biologists recently hosted the following webinar, to which CVN members and the general public were invited: Title: Citizen Science Engagement in Surveys of Bryophytes and Lichens in Strathcona Provincial ParkSpeaker: Daniel TuckerDate: Sunday, May 9, … Continue reading

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