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North Okanagan

January 15, 2017 @ 12:00 am PST

January 15 Swan & Eagle Count
Swan Lake Conservation Area
Place: Butcher Boys Parking Lot

Requirements: Wear warm layers (will be getting in and out of the car), bring binoculars and/or scope if you have one, and map of the area. We will bring notepads and writing utensils.

We will be joining the North Okanagan Naturalist’s Club for the annual Swan & Eagle Count this year. We will begin by meeting at the Butcher Boy’s Parking lot and travel in caravan with the naturalists.We will stop at several points to observe and count how many swans and eagles we see.

*Please carpool if possible
**This event may not be suitable for younger children


January 15, 2017
12:00 am PST
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Explorer Day Etiquette:

  • Be prepared to HAVE FUN!
  • Pre-registration with your Club Leader is required for most Explorer Days (Friends are welcome if space permits).
  • Please arrive 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time to ensure enough time for passport stamping and organization. Starting times are firm, and Leaders cannot wait for late-comers!
  • Please stay with the Leader and let them know if you are leaving early.
  • Children must always be accompanied by an adult guardian, who is responsible for their behaviour. Children consistently disrupting the experience of others may be asked to leave.
  • Bring appropriate weather gear, sunscreen, snacks, water, and other useful tools like binoculars, sketch books, cameras, and magnifying glasses.