Spring 2013 News
New video up on the WRS Video page, "The Secret Love Life of Painted Turtles" starring Patrick Moldowan and produced by Sabrina Doyle.
BLISS awarded the Town of Huntsville Bursary for Health and Environmental Research 2013, for the work on reproductive biology and sensitivity to environmental change of the Spotted Salamander.
The 2012 Research Report is now available!
Winter 2013 News
Wildlife Ski Tour
The first annual Wildlife Ski Tour on March 2nd was a success! Over 40 skiers turned out to enjoy the beautiful day, a hot chili lunch, win draw prizes, and the chance to learn more about park wildlife. Thank you to everyone that came out – staff, volunteers, supporters and most of all the skiers! More pictures on the WRS Facebook page and Event Page.
The WRS is hiring for Summer 2013! See the Employment page for more information.
The WRS & Algonquin Park research around the web
A great article about Bruce Falls, who started small mammal research at the WRS.
The WRS is in Canadian Geographic, as a positive note in "Field station woes"
Upcoming Events: Saturday March 2nd, 2013
This winter, the WRS in cooperation with Algonquin Park and the Friends of Algonquin Park will be hosting a Wildlife Ski Tour, bringing the public the chance to ski some of Canada's Top 10 cross country trails, and learn about winter habitats of Algonquin wildlife from park naturalists and researchers.Registration is now open!
Welcome to the Algonquin Wildlife Research Station (WRS) website!
We hope our new website will provide insight into the world class research being conducted within Algonquin Park, everyday camp life at the WRS, and a chance for past researchers, staff and potential new visitors to be kept up-to-date on what's happening at the WRS. I encourage you to browse our website and see all of the exciting new research and events that the WRS is hosting and don't forget, if you are able, that the WRS is in need of your financial support.
If you have any questions or comments please submit them to me, Rory Eckenswiller, Manager of the WRS at email@example.com. Please enjoy our new site, and check back often for news, research updates, and upcoming events!