The Merritt Fire Rescue Department's Farm and Ranch Wildfire Preparedness event is of critical importance to attend if you or someone you know lives rurally or lives/works in the agricultural industry.
"Bat Inventory in the Nicola Valley" with Paul Mozin (Nicola Watershed Stewardship and Fisheries Authority). Come and learn about bats - misunderstood but important animals in our local ecosystem - and the surveys being done in our area to identify the local bat species and track their abundance. Thursday Jan 16th, 7 PM at NVIT Lecture Theatre. All welcome - membership or donation.
Photo Credits - Alan Burger for the main photo, Paul Mozin for the inset