Come to Turtle Day!

Western Painted Turtle hatchling in water

Turtle Day 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
3.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Elizabeth Lake Visitor Centre

Talk to biologists and discover how this amazing creature has evolved and survives the winter. Learn about its life cycle and get a chance to be up close and personal with Western Painted Turtle hatchlings hours after emerging from their nests! Learn more about the projects FWCP funds to support these at-risk turtles.

We’re hosting this free event together with the Rocky Mountain Naturalists. Thanks also to the Province of B.C. and BC Hydro for making the event possible.

For more information call 250-352-1300 or email Angus Glass at

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