Park Talk: Badgers in your Backyard

Badgers in your Backyard – A glimpse into the ecology of an important grassland predator.

This presentation will give you insight into the ecology of North American badgers, demonstrate how these fossorial carnivores can help us maintain and restore healthily grassland systems, and dispel a few common myths.

About the Presenter:
Nicole Heim

Nicole Heim is a Wildlife Ecologist who has focused on understanding and conserving terrestrial carnivores. With over 15 years of experience, she has hands on experience researching cougars, bears, badgers, and wolverines.

In addition to the fierce and fuzzy critters, Nicole has focused her attention on understanding how natural and human land-use factors influence long-term population persistence carnivores and other terrestrial mammals throughout Rocky Mountains and along Alberta’s East Slopes.


February 19, 2019
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Nan Boothby Library
405 Railway St W
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255001 Glenbow Road
Cochrane, Alberta T4C 0B7
Phone: 403-851-9053

Park Hours
The park is open for your enjoyment Sunrise to Sunset every day of the year.

Visitor Information Centre
Open 11:00 am to 3:00 pm* on weekends over the fall and winter pending volunteer availability.





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