Helping to create thriving communities and healthy environments
2014 Summer Job Positions- Open!
Application deadline: February 28, 2014
3 positions: Public Outreach and Community Events Officer, Environmental Assessment and Monitoring Officer, and Environmental and Cultural Interpretation Officer
We are seeking three highly motivated individuals who are eligible participants in the Canada Summer Jobs program to join our team.
More information: Employment Opportunities
Timelapse Video of Seaquaria in Schools tank:
Gorge Waterway Nature House launches into winter hours- weekends 10am - 4 pm
September 2013 - April 2014
Be sure to visit the Gorge Waterway Nature House during public hours this winter (weekends 10am - 4pm). The nature house includes a touch tank full of local marine life, an interactive watershed model, information on environmental organizations working in your area, games, activities, and arts & crafts. This is the perfect way to spend a rainy weekend! Admission by donation.
Gorge Waterway Action Society AGM- Speaker is WFT's Mary Vasey
December 4, 2013 7 - 8 pm
Victoria Canoe and Kayak Club- 355 Gorge Rd. East
This is the 24th Annual General Meeting for the Gorge Waterway Action Society. Join them for talk, tea, and treats at the Victoria Canoe and Kayak Club on December 4th, 7-8pm. Mary Vasey will be discussing Olympia oysters in the Gorge Waterway, including their recent relocation, and the Gorge Waterway Nature House.
More information available at the Gorge Waterway Action Soceity webpage.
Olympia Oyster monitoring continues in the Gorge Waterway
November 17, 2013
Many thanks to our incredibly dedicated volunteers that helped us continue our monitoring of Olympia oyster survival and recruitment at an artificial reef site in the Gorge Waterway. With divers and a tending crew we had an extremely productive day!
Eco Learning Hive Field Trip Fair- Teacher Professional Development Workshop
October 25, 2013