The Burns Bog Conservation Society is a registered Canadian charity. Donations received before December 31, 2016 are eligible for a 2016 tax receipt. Your help inspires Bog Defenders of the Future. Click here to give now.
Our guided nature walk of the Delta Nature Reserve is on Saturday, January 21, 2017.
With this collection of local animals, you’re likely to find the perfect gift for the nature lover in your life! For only $33 you can help to protect this globally unique ecosystem and the animals that live here. Your help extends beyond this holiday season. Included is an adoption certificate package that makes a great gift [...]Read More »
We are kicking off our 2nd annual art contest, “A Bog’s Life!” This art contest is open to all BC elementary & high school students. Students can create any form of art (e.g. drawing, story, photography, sculpture, painting, etc) to illustrate Burns bog’s environment, wildlife, or the Delta Nature Reserve. Art pieces must represent some [...]Read More »
The Burns Bog Conservation Society aims to educate and engage the public on the importance of protecting Burns Bog & the world’s peatlands. We achieve our goals through education programs. These programs allow people of all ages to learn about Burns Bog, the largest undeveloped urban landmass in North America. What We Do: – Conduct [...]Read More »
The Society is out-and-about most of November at different events around the Lower Mainland. We would love to meet you, your friends & your family! Here is a list of places you can find us: Nov. 11, 2016 – North Delta Social Heart Remembrance Day Service, North Delta Social Heart Plaza (11415 84 Avenue), 10:40am [...]Read More »
According to the Corporation of Delta, efforts to put out the Burns Bog fire in July cost more than $500,000. The Corporation of Delta is applying to the province to recover some of the fire expenses. The fire broke out on July 3, 2016 on the west side of Burns Bog. Some highways and parts [...]Read More »
The Burns Bog Conservation Society is nominated for the “Best Community Impact” award at this year’s Small Business BC Awards. We need your votes to win the award! Click the link here: http://sbbcawards.ca/award/community-impact/burns-bog-conservation-society/. Cast your vote! Leave a comment and tell us why you think we should receive this award. Voting ends on November 30, 2016. [...]Read More »
In all my years of reading, including many historical, and yes, romance novels, about Ireland, I never thought I would actually get there. But I did. My cousin and I recently made a trip to Scotland and Ireland, tracing our family roots. Our fathers’ ancestors came from County Tipperary in Ireland. Of course, being involved [...]Read More »