Mahoney Lake Warden’s photos for Comparison
I had asked ER Warden Kathryn McCourt for an update on the Lake since I was there last year and whether there had been any recent permits for research for the Ecological reserve as I wanted to use it as an example of a reserve with great potential for research where there had been significant research in the past when doing my presentation at the BCPARF conference in Kamloops, Dec 3-5,2013.
TShe writes: To my knowledge, there has been no research done on Mahoney Lake since I’ve been a warden there.On the other hand, we did count Castelleja minor minor and Centaurea exultata three times (parks staff and volunteers) over the bloom period; research, I suppose, but nothing to do with the water. “
She also sent the following pictures for comparison with pictures we took a year ago see…..