Tide Pool School @ Cattle Point: Saturday, July 14-2018, 10:30am-Noon. Hosted by the Friends of Uplands Park & the Georgia Strait Alliance

Tide Pool School at Cattle Point on Saturday July 14-2018 from 10:30AM-Noon. Hosted by Friends of Uplands Park & Georgia Strait Alliance

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FOUP Hosts Tide Pool School at Cattle Point – Saturday, May 19 at 1 PM – 2:30 PM

Friends of Uplands Park invites families to explore tide pool creatures at low tide Cattle Point. Biologists and local guides will help with identification. See poster for details.

PDF of poster: 2018 May 19 Tide Pools

Volunteer help needed: Cattle Point Carpet Burweed Crawl – Sundays May 6,13,20 [1 – 3pm]

Join Friends of Uplands Park to remove the extreme invasive carpet burweed on Cattle Point. Although small, it can cover and destroy the colourful wildflowers. Prickly seeds in May and June stick on shoes, clothes, fur and dog paws to spread to your yard and to sports fields. This is a real nasty weed. We need your help to weed. [Text and poster by Margaret Lidkea, FOUP Steering Committee Chair.]

Cattle Point Seaside Geotour – Sunday May 14, 2017

The Friends of Uplands Park has invited 3 geologists from the Geological Survey, BC Ministry of Energy and Mines, to lead a tour to help us learn how to recognize key geological clues of the ancient and not-so ancient history of Cattle Point.  Cattle Point has both fascinating bedrock features and preserved traces of ice and meltwater streams from the last glaciation.

Date:  Sunday May 14, 2017 [Mother’s Day]
Time: 2 – 4 PM
Meeting Place: Cattle Point Foreshore