“If Burns Bog has a saviour, it’s Eliza Olson” states the Delta Optimist. Dr. Eliza Olson is being honoured for her commitment and leadership as one of the visionary founders of the Burns Bog Conservation Society. For 28 years, Eliza has served as the society’s president and its executive director. She is dedicated to running numerous outreach programs and using a variety of media to help students and the general public learn more about the bog and understand its environmental importance. Her advocacy and passion have ensured the protection and sustainability of Burns Bog for future generations.
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