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AGM Election Results

Thanks to everyone who attended our AGM Sept 19th, 2019. Our membership has ratified our new bylaws and elected the following board: President – Steve Tory Vice President – Murray Smith Treasurer – Kristen Holmlund Secretary – Al Kangas Director – April Moi Director – Marsha Dufresne Director – Colleen Brown Director – Darren Halsted…

Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society AGM

Our AGM scheduled this year for September 19, 2019. It will be held in the basement of the Visitor Information Center at 7:00pm, followed by a regular board meeting. Anyone interested in standing for election should ideally come to the meeting but failing that please email our President Steve Tory at tumblersteven (at) gmail.com Minutes…

Geo Interpretive Centre Public Consultation

Public Notice The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society is extending its public consultation period for the Geo-Interpretive Centre Project to August 5th, 2019. To support this extension, we will be hosting two additional public consultation sessions. The purpose of these sessions is to provide the public with the opportunity to comment on the concept designs…

Geopark Fishing Derby

Mark your calendars! We are excited to announce that the Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark will be holding its first Annual Fishing Derby from June 28-30, 2019. The goal of the event is to promote awareness of the fishing opportunities around Tumbler Ridge. All proceeds from this year’s event will re-invested to enhance our programs…

The Geopark and Caribou

Statement Regarding the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society, the Northern Mountain Caribou Recovery Situation, and our Relationships with Stakeholders The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society is truly a ground-up organization with deep roots in the community of Tumbler Ridge. We feel it is important to balance our mandates to support tourism and economic development, responsible…

Climateprediction.net

The Geopark is excited that one of our board members has been donating computing time to a number of academic simulations.  This research is coordinated from the University of Oxford but also includes efforts from: Oregon Climate Change Research Institute, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science, Oregon State University Met Office Hadley Centre University…

Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society AGM

Our AGM scheduled this year for July 31, 2018. It will be held in the basement of the Visitor Information Center at 6:00pm, followed by a regular board meeting. If you are thinking of running for a position on the board, a nomination form is attached. Please have them into the Executive Director, Sarah Waters…

Geoscientist Job Opening

Job Title: Staff Geoscientist Status: Full time contract (35 hours/week) Remuneration: $55,000 – $60,000 Job Description: The Staff Earth Scientist’s role is to research and interpret the natural earth heritage of the Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark. The Geopark is a dynamic organization that aims to share the stories of our rich geo heritage with…