Field Tour

Photo from BC Parks <>

Tour of Lac Du Bois and Tranquille Valley:  Grasslands, Species at Risk, and Ecosystem Resilience

Saturday May 11, 2019
Time:  8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Departs from TRU Conference Centre, 805 TRU Way, Kamloops.

Registration fee:  $145 (transportation and lunch provided).


Field Tour Overview

Burrowing Owl Recovery Efforts and Successes in LDB lower and mid- elevation grasslands
With Dave Low, retired Biologist, recipient of the Ian McTaggart-Cowan Award for Excellence in Biology.

Ecology of Grasslands, Snakes and Painted Turtles in Tranquille Valley and LDB
Frank Ritcey and Dr. Karl Larsen research Team, Thomson River University.

Grassland Resilience - Fire and Invasive Species in LDB
Tour guide: TBA

This field trip INVOLVES SOME HIKING. Please dress accordingly.


For more information on Lac du Bois Grasslands Protected Area

We hope to see you there!