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Watch this white-crowned sparrow in the Squamish Estuary (VIDEO)

Watch this white-crowned sparrow in the Squamish Estuary (VIDEO)

You can know it is in the area often from the sound of its rather noisy scuffling in the bushes.
Squamish's Conservation Officer Service kept busy this month

Squamish's Conservation Officer Service kept busy this month

Officers patrolling for off-leash dogs, 4X4ers destroying habitat, and more.
Want to learn more about the life-cycle of chum salmon? (Video)

Want to learn more about the life-cycle of chum salmon? (Video)

The goal of the film — which will be shown in schools — is to foster an interest in and care for salmon, which are so economically, socially, and environmentally crucial in B.C.
What was that DFO boat doing out on Howe Sound?

What was that DFO boat doing out on Howe Sound?

Squamish-based Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) officers were out on Howe Sound this week conducting a vessel patrol.
Earth Day: Squamish students push for regional transit

Earth Day: Squamish students push for regional transit

Students in an environmental science class at Howe Sound Secondary lobby the transportation minister and launch an online petition.
Watch this hairy woodpecker drum in Squamish (VIDEO)

Watch this hairy woodpecker drum in Squamish (VIDEO)

Close your eyes, and you might mistake its pecking for construction sounds in town!
Free EV charging at Garibaldi shopping area on Earth Day

Free EV charging at Garibaldi shopping area on Earth Day

Squamish locals can charge their electric vehicles for free at 40270 Glenalder Place on Thursday.
Garden boxes built for Squamish’s Don Ross Middle School

Garden boxes built for Squamish’s Don Ross Middle School

The project has been completed following a year-long pause due to the pandemic.
United Way grant program leads to Squamish youth art projects

United Way grant program leads to Squamish youth art projects

Howe Sound Secondary leadership student creates Space2B, a community-building art project.
Dolphins spotted off of Squamish (VIDEO)

Dolphins spotted off of Squamish (VIDEO)

Squamish photographer spots the mammals in Howe Sound for the second time in 56 years.