News Release—May 1, 2012—Duncan, BC
Bringing Back the Bluebirds:
Conservation partners to re-introduce lost species to southern Vancouver Island
Love is in the air this spring at the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve in Maple Bay. Two pairs of Western Bluebirds are making their home at the preserve for the first time since the species disappeared from Southern Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands in the 1990s.