2022 Annual General Meeting
The Galiano Conservancy 2022 AGM will be on Saturday, June 11, starting at 2pm. Supporters who donated at least $10 since January 1, 2021 are considered active members and are able to vote at the AGM. Everyone is welcome!
Forest ecologist and fungi expert, Andy MacKinnon will give a virtual presentation (via Zoom) on BC’s Marvelous Mushrooms! Andy is a forest ecologist who lives in Metchosin, BC. His recent research interests include ecology of BC’s ectomycorrhizal fungal species. He was lead BC scientist for Environment Canada’s 2017 ranking of our province’s threatened and endangered fungal species. Andy has taught rainforest ecology field courses in Bamfield and Tofino (for the University of Victoria) and Haida Gwaii (for UBC). He has also taught mushroom identification courses in Tofino (for the Rainforest Education Society) and in Victoria. He is co-author of six best-selling books about plants of western North America, and co-author of the newly published Royal BC Museum Handbook “Mushrooms of British Columbia”. He is past-president of the South Vancouver Island Mycological Society (SVIMS), and an enthusiastic participant, speaker and field trip leader for various mushroom festivals in southwestern BC each autumn.
The AGM will be primarily virtual via Zoom. There is limited capacity in our classroom facility to accommodate those who are not able to attend virtually (or would prefer to attend in person). Please email email@example.com to RSVP and receive the virtual link and let us know if you’d like to attend in person.
If you would like to renew your membership, please follow this link.