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Burns Bog Blog

Thank you VanCity!

Everyone at the Burns Bog Conservation Society gives a big thank you to VanCity for their generous donation of $5,000 towards the Society. The money will be put towards completing a connector trail between the two boardwalks at the Delta Nature Reserve, as well as maintaining the existing boardwalk. This money will go a long [...]

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Burns Bog Consercation Society Classroom Workshops

Burns Bog Conservation Society Classroom Workshops Unable to take your class to Burns Bog? Why not take Burns Bog to you? Learn about one of the world’s most unique ecosystems in our 1-hour interactive Classroom Workshops. Burns Bog is the largest raised peat bog in Western North America and “the lungs of the Lower Mainland”. [...]

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The Burns Bog Conservation Society Ethical Chocolate Guide

Thinking of buying your loved ones some chocolates this Christmas? We’ve posted our “Ethical Chocolate Guide” HERE.  These Chocolates are conflict Palm Oil Free and Fair Trade. Feel free to print it off and bring it to the grocery store with you!   While it may be a bit of a stretch from thinking about Burns [...]

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Our Christmas Opening Hours

Merry Christmas to all our supporters. We wish you a joyous holiday season. Our Office Hours for December 1 – 20 are the same as always: Tuesday to Friday: 9am – 5pm Saturdays: 9am – 4pm Holiday Hours: Closed: December, 25, 26, 27 and New Years Day   If you wish to make a donation [...]

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Congratulations Maureen on completing the Banff Leadership Development Course

Our Education Co-ordinator, Maureen, has recently completed the ‘Leading Teams for High Performance’ course at The Banff Centre. She received a certificate from The Banff Centre attesting to her demonstrable commitment to ongoing learning. We at the Burns Bog Conservation Society congratulate Maureen on this fantastic achievement and express our thanks to The Banff Centre [...]

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Upcoming Public Tour: December 13th at 10am

On December 13th at 10am, Maureen, our Education Coordinator, will be giving a guided tour of the Delta Nature Reserve. Discover the fascinating world of Burns Bog! Discover: How First Nations people used plants for food, medicine and delicious Labrador Tea. The wide variety of species living in Burns Bog. How the “lungs of the [...]

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