IMPACT conference Minister Chaggers

Bob Peart

Biologist, Environmental Advocate

Bob Peart is a biologist and educator living in Victoria. He has specialized in the fields of parks management, land use planning and environmental education for nearly 40 years with government, the non-profit sector and as a self-employed consultant.  

Previously Bob has worked for Sierra Club BC, Parks Canada, the Canadian Wildlife Service, the BC Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs, the BC Outdoor Recreation Council, the Royal BC Museum and the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society-BC Chapter; as well as working on the political side of government throughout the 1990’s.

ob has volunteered for numerous organizations related to these fields, such as the Child and Nature Alliance of Canada, and the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. Currently Bob is the elected Chair of Nature Canada Board of Directors, as well as being involved with a number of community level NGO’s.

In recognition of his work and volunteer contributions Bob has been awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and the J.B. Harkin Conservation Medal.



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