Free Workshop: Bee ID Workshop & Introduction to Pollinator Citizen Science App

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 12:09 -- tonig11
Education
Time: 
10:00am - 2:30pm
Address: 

Horticulture Centre of the Pacific 505 Quayle Road

Join Cameron Cartiere & Geoff Campbell from Border Free Bees, in collaboration with Dr. Lora Morandin, Pollinator Partnership Canada, for a fun and informative day of hands-on bee identification training. Whether you are a gardener, a pollinator enthusiast or someone with little knowledge of bees (but great enthusiasm), you’re bound to learn something interesting and exciting at this workshop! You’ll also get a chance to test the new Insight Citizen Science pollinator monitoring app in the gardens of the Horticultural Centre of the Pacific. Border Free Bees is a public art and design research initiative of Emily Carr University of Art + Design (www.borderfreebees.com). Pollinator Partnership Canada is dedicated to the protection all pollinators and their habitat (www.pollinatorpartnership.ca). Lunch is not provided, so please bring your own snack or visit the restaurant on site – Charlotte & the Quail.

There is no charge for this workshop, but spaces are limited. To register, call 250 479 6162

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