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"We are absolutely thrilled to have our programs back," said Taylor.
After the provincial government cut funding for educational programs at Goldstream Park's nature house several years ago, the number of participants in school programs dropped from approximately 300 classes a year to 100, Taylor said.
In addition to the programs for schools, the nature house continues to offer a variety of activities for the whole family each weekend.
Goldstream Park is currently recruiting volunteers to help staff the Nature House and patrol the stream during the salmon run.
Staff at Goldstream Park Nature House said Monday the news came as a surprise to them. The new parkland will also provide an area with a trail to the top of Mount Finlayson from the north.
While not involved with the parkland addition, Land Conservancy spokesperson Alison Spriggs said the news was definitely good. The park was created in 1958 when the Victoria Water Board gave the land to the province.
A creek bed lined with hundreds of rotting salmon carcasses also pulls in a crowd.
Goldstream Park offers front row seats to one of nature's greatest spectacles - the annual salmon run.
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Male Chum Salmon are often wounded in battles for the best locations near spawning females Don't miss one of the largest concentrations of Bald Eagles anywhere in Canada feasting on the spawned-out salmon carcasses from December to February.Undaunted by rapids, logs jams and waterfalls, their bodies become battered and scarred in the process. Bears gorge on their last meals before hibernating for the winter.