Category Archives: News

Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild receives $50,000 from CBT

This story first appeared in the April 17 issue of the Revelstoke Times Review.  The Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild project received $50,000 in funding from the Columbia Basin Trust’s Environmental Initiatives Program. “The Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild Society thanks CBT for its support of community-based caribou recovery,” said Sarah Boyle, Vice-ChairContinue Reading

Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club details support for caribou penning

By Gary Krestinsky, Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club president Part eight of an ongoing column and story series exploring the Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild maternity penning plan. This story first appeared in the Revelstoke Times Review.  The Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club has passed a resolution to support the Caribou Rearing Project that is currentlyContinue Reading

Outside the boundaries – a Parks Canada mountain caribou perspective

Part seven of an ongoing column and story series exploring the Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wildmaternity penning plan. This story first appeared in the Mar. 20 issue of the Revelstoke Times Review. By Sarah Boyle/Parks Canada An iconic Canadian species, caribou have been featured on the 25-cent coin since 1937 and can be found inContinue Reading

Revelstoke caribou to be mentioned on Nature of Things

This story first appeared in the Mar. 13 issue of the Revelstoke Times Review newspaper. Revelstoke-based mountain caribou researcher Rob Serrouya will appear on an episode of the Nature of Things on Mar. 21. The episode called Billion Dollar Caribou focuses on issues facing the woodland caribou in Alberta’s boreal forest. Oil development is pressuringContinue Reading

Billion Dollar Caribou

Be sure to check out “Billion Dollar Caribou” on CBC’s The Nature of Things March 21st. Our lead researcher, Robert Serrouya, gets interviewed for a few minutes where he discusses our maternity penning project!  Click on the pic or the link below to watch the preview: http://www.cbc.ca/player/Shows/Shows/The+Nature+of+Things/Previews/ID/2341187218/