• Join an educational Nature Walk

    a two hour easy walking tour in Stanley Park

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  • Playing a leadership role

    in the stewardship of Stanley Park’s ecology

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    Image © Peter Woods
  • Engaging the community

    in collaborative research, education and conservation

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  • Working for wildlife

    by restoring habitat and managing for biodiversity

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    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.

Join Our Board!

The Stanley Park Ecology Society Board of Directors is seeking qualified and interested members with Board experience who are interested … More

We’re All About Birds This Summer!

We are celebrating all things bird alongside the International Ornithological Congress and Vancouver International Bird Festival on August 19-26, 2018.  … More

Beautiful but Deadly

The flashy blooms of yellow flag iris (Iris pseudacorus) rim Lost Lagoon and Beaver Lake at this time of year…but … More

When You Find a Baby Bird…

Summer is here filled with warm weather, delicious berries, and young fledglings hopping on the ground.  For many species of … More

Meet Your Stanley Park Hosts

Throughout July and August the Park fills up with visitors and knowledgeable volunteers to answer all their burning ecology-based questions! … More

Wild Pups and Safe Pets

Right now, coyotes living across Vancouver are giving birth to a new litter of pups in their dens.   Greg Hart, … More

Watch Out for Salamanders!

Spring is exciting not only because it’s finally warm and sunny again, but because some of Stanley Park’s intriguing creatures … More

An Earth Day Birthday Success!

The sun shone and the Earth smiled: a happy crowd of visitors, volunteers, donors and dignitaries enjoyed a scrumptious chocolate birthday cake and … More

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

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  • We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia