Posts by Samantha Penner

I currently work for BC’s oldest and largest provincial land trust, The Nature Trust of British Columbia (TNTBC), which is dedicated to conserving BC’s biological diversity of plants and animals through the securement and management of ecologically significant lands. Before the start of my career I studied at BCIT taking the Fish, Wildlife and Recreation program. I am very passionate about conservation and wildlife which has lead me to volunteer for like minding organizations including OWL, Reifel Bird Sanctuary, Bird Studies Canada, Wildresearch and Nothern Spotted Owl Breeding Program.

My Adventure on the Fraser

Please note that this was originally posted on the Nature Trust BC website, here. On August 2, 2018, I started my 1,400km 27-day journey near Mount Robson in the headwaters of the Fraser River. I travelled downstream by canoe, raft and on foot with eight other community leaders,…

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