Positions Available

The Medicine Hat Interpretive Program, managed by the Society of Grasslands Naturalists, has job opportunities as Chief Interpreter and Assistant Chief Interpreter at Police Point Park in Medicine Hat, Alberta. Chief Interpreter Job Description Remuneration  Depending on experience Chief Interpreter: Ranges from $50,000.00 – $55,000.00 plus Benefits. Assistant Chief Interpreter: Ranges from $40,000.00 – $48,000.00…

Jan Scott and Sandi Robertson given the Wolley Dod Discovery Award from the Alberta Lepidopterist’ Guild

GN’s Jan Scott and Sandi Robertson (Alberta Fish and Wildlife) were recently given the Wolley Dod Discovery Award from the Alberta Lepidopterist’ Guild. The award is for their discovery of the moth, Holcocera gigantella, which is a new species in Alberta and Canada and also for their discovery of a new host plant, Yucca glauca,…

New GN Club Website

New GN Club Website As part of our 30th Anniversary, Grasslands Naturalists is pleased to release its Club’s new website. Some of the main new features include: A more modern look. A ‘Responsive’ capability that provides a better display for a variety of devices including desktops, tablets and cell phones. Access to GN’s Sagebrush Chronicles…

History of Grasslands Naturalists

A History of Grasslands Naturalists   Compiled by Eileen Cowtan September 2015 (assistance from Dennis Baresco and Rob Gardner) The minutes of Grasslands Naturalists meetings show that September 23, 1985 was the first gathering of a group of people who had decided to start a naturalists’ club in Medicine Hat. Twenty-two people were present at…