• Join an educational Nature Walk

    a two hour easy walking tour in Stanley Park

    Learn More »
  • Playing a leadership role

    in the stewardship of Stanley Park’s ecology

    Learn More »
    Image © Peter Woods
  • Engaging the community

    in collaborative research, education and conservation

    Learn More »
  • Working for wildlife

    by restoring habitat and managing for biodiversity

    Learn More »
    Image © Mark T. White

Our Mission

Stanley Park Ecology Society promotes awareness of and respect for the natural world and plays a leadership role in the stewardship of Stanley Park through collaborative initiatives in education, research and conservation.

What’s an IBA?

By Krista Kaptein (IBA Coordinator) and Vanessa Sadler (SPES Conservation Projects Manager) 2018 has been declared Year of the Bird … More

Eagles Nesting in Stanley Park

The bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) is a conservation success story with populations recovering in urban and rural habitats across the … More

Coyotes Hit Facebook

Coyotes are extremely social animals.  They live in family groups and have about a dozen different known vocalizations used to … More

They’re Nearly Here!

The Stanley Park Pacific great blue herons are due to return any day now.  We are ready for them!  The … More

Beaver Gets Back

This young beaver found himself in saltwater after allegedly being hit by a car in Stanley Park, then chased into … More

Let Sleeping Bats Lie

Bats don’t always hang upside down. Roofers replacing the roof of Stanley Park’s Dining Pavilion found this little silver haired … More

If you can’t beat it….

And the beat goes on…and on….As the incessant hammering and sawing over our office continues with roof replacement at the … More

Awaiting the Return

Right now, our Pacific great blue herons are on their winter foraging grounds outside of the Park. They can be … More

Winter Pairings in the Park

Baby it’s cold outside… For most animals, the winter is all about survival. It’s a time when days are short … More

What’s This?

What big fangs you have! Or, are they fangs?…Can you guess what sort of an organism you are seeing in … More

Top Tier Partners

See all of our sponsors
  • We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia