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Our Mission and Vision


SPES Vision

Stanley Park is a model representing harmony between nature and people, inspiring and empowering communities to make choices that sustain healthy ecosystems.

SPES 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.

SPES Goals

  • Conduct research about the natural environment and programming within Stanley Park
  • Provide leadership to maintain and restore Stanley Park’s ecosystems
  • Provide leadership in ecological literacy
  • Raise organizational profile through programming and messaging
  • Ensure sufficient and sustainable operations in order to support relevant programming