Bringing Beavers Back to the Cross Conservation Area – Site Visit #3

The third round of Calgary Science School student site visits for the beaver re-introduction study at the Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area started Tuesday morning, when 45 grade 8 students arrived via school bus. Set in the rolling foothills south of Calgary and east of the Canadian Rockies, it's a beautiful site. As we …

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Rocky Mountain Tour – Day 3

Our last full day in Jasper all the parent volunteers were up early again, cooking breakfast and setting up the "pack it yourself" lunch station. By 8:30, students were tucking into scrambled eggs, chicken & apple sausages and hashbrowns, with sliced oranges and bananas on the side. After clearing and washing the breakfast dishes, they …

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