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Fall Colours – Why do leaves change?

Fall colours – Why leaves change?   Fall is one of the most beautiful and colourful times of the year. Symbolizing the end of summer and the beginning of winter. So why do they change and what happens within the leaves to cause this change. Well, deciduous trees, like Birch trees, need to store nutrients in their roots throughout the summer. …

Journey of the Salmon

Watching the salmon jump at Bailey’s Chute in Wells Gray Park is a very powerful experience. The journey of salmon is one of the most epic natural journey’s to unfold each fall. Chinook Salmon travel over 600km through lakes, up heavy rapids, strong currents, and against natural predators to their spawning ground, leaving the last bit of …