Adaptations Among Kingdoms


Program Overview

Using our local animals as ambassadors of the animal kingdom, students will uncover the vast variety of fascinating adaptations that enable these species to forage, defend themselves, co-exist and reproduce.

Field Experience Overview - Curriculum Presentation

The curricular component of this field experience identifies some of British Columbia’s most interesting wildlife and how they meet the challenges of avoiding predators, finding food, and the changing of the seasons. A review of the terms environment, micro-organism, species, vertebrate, mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, classification systems, cell, cell membrane, nucleus, chloroplasts, chlorophyll, colouration, mimicry, camouflage and behaviour.

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Due to bi-annual maintenance on the Red Skyride we will be operating on the Blue Skyride Monday April 16th to Friday April 20th and from Monday April 30th to Friday May 4th. Please expect delays while departing the mountain. Open for skiing and riding 1pm-8pm weekdays and 9am-10pm on weekends.