We had a great this past Saturday for our May Flower Count, led by Weaselhead Naturalist Cassiano Porto.
Photo: Brieannah Mollison-Read
Our first May Flower Count was held in May of 2017, and we plan to continue running them each year in order to record the specie that are currently flowering at this time of year. Data collected from […]
Thank You to everyone that came out to our Pathways and River Clean up today. We had over 75 volunteers pick up litter along pathways, trails and the Elbow River area. The park is now looking great as a result of all of your hard work!
See photos from the day here:
Please Join Us!
When: November 2, 2017
Where: Lakeview Community Association 6100 34 St. SW
Doors & Refreshments: 7:00pm
In addition to the Agenda below you can expect:
Poetry performance by Naturalist Audrey Lane Cockett
Findings of initial results of our SW Ring Road Impact Study of the Beaver Pond presented by Naturalist Cassiano.
Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society’s Soundscapes Project
at Beakerhead Festival
Join us in a wild night celebrating and showcasing local landscapes, local talent, and park naturalists.
WHERE: Blank Page Studio
WHEN: 6:00-8:30:pm show
stay and mingle after
Five talented artists have gathered at the intersection of art, park, and city in order to witness changes and capture the biodiverse and dynamic […]
You and your family are warmly invited!
Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society’s 22nd ANNUAL VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION PICNIC and FEAST on Labour Day
WHEN: Monday, September 4th, 10:30am-2:00pm
WHERE: Snowy Owl Picnic Site, North Glenmore Park (200 metres east of the 37th Street and 66th Avenue S.W. park entrance).
GUIDED NATURE WALK: 11:00am
LUNCH: Shortly after noon
Yes, it’s all free!
This is our opportunity to thank anyone and everyone […]
This initiative is aligned with Nature Alberta’s May species count that they have been doing annually since 1976. Their count, which usually occurs towards the end of May/early June includes counts of flowering plants, birds, and sometimes mammals.
The purpose behind the May Flower Count is to help track climate driven changes in the number of flowering […]
The Weaselhead /Glenmore Park Preservation Society (WGPPS )
WGPPS Position Statement Regarding
Calgary Southwest Ring Road Construction (SWCRR)
The Province of Alberta awarded the contract to the construction consortium KGL, and construction has started in many places along the Calgary Southwest Ring Road route. Several areas will directly affect the Weaselhead Natural Environment Park. The 1.3 kilometre-long diversion […]
***Pathways Clean-up POSTPONED***
Unfortunately, due to rain in the forecast for tomorrow, we will be rescheduling our Pathways Clean-up. It’s just no fun – and difficult – picking up litter when everything is SOGGY. It’s also not good for many of the sensitive areas in the Weaselhead when people tromp along paths and riverbanks in […]
Come join us this Valentine’s Day weekend, and show us how much you love your yyc parks!
We will take you on a guided snowshoe/hike through North Glenmore park/the reservoir. We will also have telescopes set up to check out the night sky. We will most likely end with a warm fire and refreshments.
When: Saturday, February […]