2012

Bringing Back the Bison


The idea of reintroducing bison has been in the Banff Management Plan since 1997. Cliff White provided insight on why this is important, where this would happen within the park, and what those recreating or living on the eastern slopes need to know.

All Things Fungal: The Dirt on Mushrooms


President of the Mycological Society, Martin Osis discussed much about mushrooms, including mushroom ecology, which are edible and have medicinal properties. Participants learned about the many types of fungi that grow across Alberta and how to start on a journey to becoming a 'shroomer'.