• 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.

Herons Hatching Soon

The Pacific great blue herons returned to their colony by the Park Board offices for the season on March 11th.  … More

Coyote Pups Are Here!

Coyote pups in our area are born in April—or the first week of May at the latest.  After a two … More

Egg Hunts in Stanley Park

If you had your fill of chocolate Easter eggs this past April, Stanley Park offers something a little different: jellied … More

Celebrate Earth Day with SPES!

Think globally while acting locally through our Earth Day celebration at Stanley Park…and enjoy some “earth cookies” on us! Join … More

Celebrate the Forest!

It’s International Day of Forests, or World Forestry Day, on March 21. Celebrate Canada’s greatest urban forest with a walk … More

Eagles Getting Broody

It’s already breeding season and we’ve seen and heard lots of bald eagle breeding behaviour just outside our office windows! … More

Bird Songs – Try This!

Thank you to everyone who came out to our monthly Stanley Park bird survey in February. Unexpected snowy weather left the … More

What’s This?

As many of you know, with the changing season, one of the most distinct signs of spring in our coastal … More

TD Bankers Tackle Invasive Species

Taking on the challenge of stewarding Stanley Park’s diverse ecosystems is only possible with hard-working and dedicated volunteers that join … More

River Otters Revealed

If you’re a regular visitor to Lost Lagoon, chances are you’ve come across Stanley Park’s playful river otters sliding on … More

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