Volunteer Events and Updates

2014 Events

Volunteers and staff identify a butterfly Adopt-a-Patch volunteer Louis Everett

Check back for updates on dates and locations or add your name to our volunteer events and updates email list.

Spring Flowering Plant Count

Saturday May 24 (morning)

Organised by Nature Alberta in collaboration with Waterton Lakes National Park. 

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Volunteer Season Kick-Off

Saturday May 24 (lunch and early afternoon).

  • We'll provide refreshments and sweets, BYOL (bring your own lunch)
  • Meet follow volunteers. Overview of the upcoming volunteer season and opportunities.
  • Volunteer orientation. Introduction to Native Plant Gardens and Adopt-a-Patch volunteer programs with work bees for each to follow.
  • Find more information on Native Plant Gardens and Adopt-a-Patch.

Please RSVP to Dianne Pachal or phone 403 859-5107 so we have enough sweets and volunteer materials for all.

Spring Bird Count

Early June, time to be announced

Organised by Nature Alberta in collaboration with Waterton Lakes National Park.

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Canada Day - Special Event Volunteers

July 1st

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Wildflower and Native Grasses Seed Collection

Half-days, mid-July through September, times to be announced

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Butterfly Count

One day, mid-July, time to be announced

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21st Annual Knapweed Rodeo

Saturday July 26, Blakiston Fan

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Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park Science & History Day

Tuesday July 29, Cameron Falls Theatre

Learn what the scientists and historians have been up to in the parks and hear the latest research results.

Whitebark Pine / Limber Pine Planting

One or two-day events, mid-September to mid-October, times to be announced

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Ride the Red Rock - Special Event Volunteers

Saturday September 27

A glorious family bike ride to celebrate all things biking, and get a sneak peek at riding the Red Rock Parkway when it’s closed to motor vehicles.

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Christmas Season Bird Count

One day, mid-December, time to be announced

Organised by Nature Alberta in collaboration with Waterton Lakes National Park.

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