Photo: Fernando Lessa
Have you ever walked by a small stream in your neighborhood and wondered if any fish lived in it? Take a deeper dive into urban streams in the Lower Mainland with outdoor storyteller and photographer Fernando Lessa. From suckers to salmon, Fernando will share years of photography showing you the resilience and importance of freshwater fish and amphibians right in our backyard. Enjoy beautiful and intimate images and learn how you can protect precious local freshwater habitat!
*Tickets must be purchased in advance. Fees for this program are based on a sliding scale - you choose what you pay! Your contributions help us bring you more online programs like this one.
**This program will take place on Zoom, so please make sure you have Zoom downloaded well in advance of the webinar. A Zoom link can be found within your confirmation email, and will also be sent out one hour before the start of the program. Only one ticket required per household.
***This is a pilot program, so at this time we won’t be sharing a recording for this program.
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We gratefully acknowledge that the land on which we gather and help steward is the unceded and traditional territories of the (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) Nation, and / (Tsleil-Waututh) Nation. Since time immemorial, Coast Salish peoples have lived reciprocally with the land, harvesting and cultivating foods and medicines and practicing ceremony. The abundance of these lands and waters, which enables us to live, work, and play here today, is a result of the past and on-going stewardship and advocacy of the Coast Salish peoples.