Mystery amidst a Sylvan Pool

Mystery amidst a Sylvan Pool

Outside the rain is pouring, reminding me of an ephemeral place which exists only during the wetter time of year. Surrounded by cedar, the seasonal wetland lies amidst a grove of trembling aspen, climaxed in the midst of an old-growth woodland on a bluff above the...
Mount Sutil

Mount Sutil

Mount Sutil Galiano Island, British Columbia Mount Sutil Mount Sutil’s Biodiversity Presented below is a working list of species known to Mount Sutil, Galiano Island, BC: a mount which rises to 290 m above the Trincomali Channel. A broad spectrum of habitats...
Of rare butterflies and mosses rarer still

Of rare butterflies and mosses rarer still

Last May Galiano Island was visited by a couple of bryologists and an entomologist—all in one day! How often do you get serious students of mosses and liverworts together with those who study insects? Present on island were bryologists Olivia Lee and Steve Joya from...