• 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.

A house for all seasons

(Cover Photo: Michael Schmidt) When summer ends, the throng of tourists retreat from Stanley Park and locals put up their … More

Thank You!!

A big “High 5” to our wonderful donors who came through for Stanley Park wildlife and ecosystems in 2018! Your … More

What’s this?

What’s this? Is it your grandma’s old sweater? Maybe some dried grass? Or fur? But what kind of fur?? If … More

Keeping coyotes and you safe

It’s Business Time for Resident Coyotes We’re into the beginning of a new year—a time of reflection on the ups … More

Nurture Nature on Giving Tuesday

  They’re back! Thousands of sea ducks – scoters, golden eyes, and buffleheads – swarm Stanley Park’s waters every fall … More

Migratory Masters

For some of us, falling leaves and Thanksgiving are the signs that we’ve reached autumn, but for those with an … More

Teaching the teachers

40 teachers chose to spend their Professional Development day outside with the School Programs team learning tips and techniques on … More

Bees get a bath

On October 18, nine SPES volunteers and staff came together to clean mason bee cocoons. The orchard mason bee (Osmia … More

Top Tier Partners

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