Metro Vancouver
Metro Vancouver delivers regional services, planning and political leadership on behalf of 24 local authorities. Its Regional Parks department organizes the Burnaby Lake BioBlitz.

Whistler BioBlitz
Held annually at Alpha Lake Park in July or August

International Year of Forests
The United Nations General Assembly declared 2011 to be the International Year of Forests in order to raise awareness on sustainable management, conservation and sustainable development of all types of forests.

International Year of Biodiversity
2010 was declared the International Year of Biodiversity as a unique opportunity to increase understanding of the vital role that biodiversity plays in sustaining life on Earth.

David Suzuki Foundation
Find out what the foundation is doing regarding climate change, our oceans, wildlife, habitat, freshwater and health, and how you can get involved.