Indian Arm: Natural history and human history

Wednesday September 14th 2016
A free public talk for the Parkgate Library, District of North Vancouver.
Speaker: David Cook.
Meeting time & location: 7:00 pm at the Parkgate Library 3675 Banff Court, North Vancouver. The Parkgate library is opposite the Parkgate Community Centre and adjacent to the Parkgate Village Shopping Centre at the corner of the Mt Seymour Parkway and Seymour Road which is the access road to Mount Seymour Provincial Park.
Free Registration required: Call 604-929-3727, ext. 8166.

Description of talk: Join Biologist/Geologist David Cook for an illustrated journey into the natural history and cultural history of Indian Arm, the Land of the Serpent and the southernmost fjord of the western North American mainland. View First Nation pictographs, waterfalls cascading from glacial hanging valleys, old-growth forests and the productive estuary of the Indian River, important to First Nations and the site of several salmon runs each year which draws Bald Eagles and harbour seals in great numbers.