“Cattle Pt Rocks: Cattle Point Seaside Geotour” June 1, 2019 2-4pm. Friends of Uplands Park has invited 3 geologists from the Geological Survey of Canada and the BC Ministry of Energy and Mines to show us clues to the ancient history as written in the rocks and the more recent traces of ice and meltwater from the last glaciation.
The April 15th, 2016 issue of the Oak Bay News features two articles about Uplands Park.
- Track glaciers on geotour
[Front page article!]
- Also Cattle Point Rocks – Cattle Point Seaside Geotour
[Poster: Sunday, April 17, 2016. 2pm – 4pm at Cattle Point. ]
- Dog leashes not optional in Uplands in spring
[Page A3 article ]
- Also Reminder about Dogs in Uplands Park April 1 – June 30
[April 3, 2016 posting on the FOUP website]
Friends of Uplands Park – Cattle Point Geotour
Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 2 – 4pm
Meet at Cattle Point -No need to pre-register.
Cattle Point is one of Victoria’s stellar geological sites, showing fascinating bedrock features, and perfectly preserved trces of ice and meltwater streams from the last glaciation. FOUP has invited three geologists from the Geological Survey, BC Ministry of Energy and Mines, to demonstrate how to recognize key clues of the ancient and not so ancient history of this area. Dress for the weather. No hammers please. Cameras welcome to record this natural work of art.
Contact Margaret Lindkea for more in information. [email@example.com]
Poster by Margaret Lidkea.