Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

Upcoming Events

Drones and Natural Resource Management (Seminar Series)

Wednesday March 27, 2019  12:00pm-1:00pm

The Old Church - Smithers, BC

About this presentation

This presentation will cover the entire landscape of drones in natural resource management, including regulations, technology, applications and the evaluation of derived products.

New Regulations from Transport Canada coming into force this June will simplify and reduce...

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Exploring Our Natural World Workshop Series: Ethnobotany (Workshops & Training)

Saturday April 6, 2019  10:00am - Sunday April 7, 2019 11:00am

The Bulkley Valley Engineering Services - 3763 1st Avenue. - Smithers, BC

About the workshop

Learn how to identify plants and different uses for plants with Dr. Carla Burton! This two-day workshop involves a morning introductory lecture on Ethnobotany followed by a “how to identify plants” lecture. 

We will be using devil's club to make salve and fruit leather. Once...

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2019 Annual Metal Leaching/Acid Rock Drainage Field School (Workshops & TrainingCentre Events)

Monday August 12, 2019  - Friday August 16, 2019

The Old Church and various mine sites - Smithers, BC

Please note:

Two field school courses are scheduled for 2019. The first week - August 12th to 16th - is for newly registered students. The second week - August 19th to 23rd - has been scheduled for students registered for the 2018 field school, which was cancelled because of the forest fires. 

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2019 Annual Metal Leaching/Acid Rock Drainage Field School (Workshops & TrainingCentre Events)

Monday August 19, 2019  - Friday August 23, 2019

The Old Church and various mine sites - Smithers, BC

Please note:

Two field school courses are scheduled for 2019. The first week - August 12th to 16th - is for newly registered students. The second week - August 19th to 23rd - has been scheduled for students registered for the 2018 field school, which was cancelled because of the forest fires. 

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