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May 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am PDT
This walk is reserved for the BIPOC community (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour).
Led by birder and lead of the BC Rare Bird Alert website, Melissa Hafting, this walk will introduce you to the birds found at Jericho Beach. See birds like Ruby-crowned kinglets, Yellow-rumped warblers, and Double-crested cormorants while meeting new people and sharing in the outdoors.
This program will meet at Jericho Beach parking lot, near the concession: https://goo.gl/maps/3bqL8nm2Uwz9rsG37. Please try to arrive at least 15 minutes in advance of the program.
We are proud to include this program in our Vancouver Bird Celebration events. Check out our other free events from May 14 to May 31 and get excited about birds with us!
Accessibility note: We will be moving on some uneven surfaces and moderate inclines around Jericho Beach, for up to 2 hours. If you have any questions about accessibility, please email Anna at email@example.com.
***This program is weather dependent. Please check your email 12 hours before the program date/time to confirm it has not been cancelled due to inclement weather such as high winds, heavy rain or extreme heat. Please dress appropriately for the weather.
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*****Cancellation policy – We are accommodating refunds for cancellations due to illness to keep everyone healthy, but the number of recent cancellations is impacting our capacity to run these programs. If you must cancel, please let us know if you need a refund or if you are able to help us offer affordable programs for the public (we will continue to seek ways of subsidizing programs in this changing economic climate as well!)
We gratefully acknowledge that the land on which we gather and help steward is the unceded and traditional territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) Nation, and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nation. Since time immemorial, Coast Salish peoples have lived reciprocally with the land, harvesting and cultivating foods and medicines and practicing ceremony. The abundance of these lands and waters, which enables us to live, work, and play here today, is a result of the past and on-going stewardship and advocacy of the Coast Salish peoples.