Explore, appreciate, and preserve all the best parts of Calgary’s nature.

Exploring birds, plants and natural areas in Calgary since 1955.

Nature Calgary is a community of Calgarians that promotes the preservation of natural habitats, provides educational opportunities and supports the collection of natural history observations. Together we learn, explore and share. Everyone is invited to join us.

Learn

Our monthly Speaker Series and study groups include researchers, natural history specialists and Nature Calgary members who have experiences and knowledge to share.

Explore

Join us for field trips and excursions in and beyond Calgary. Our focus is to enjoy and share natural history in a safe and respectful way. We have events for all ages – including our popular Nature Kids program.

Share

There are many opportunities to share your passion with our members and throughout Calgary – lead a field trip, speak at an event or represent Nature Calgary out in the community.

News

Upcoming Events

Tue 30

Bird Lafarge Meadows, FCPP

July 30 @ 6:30 pm
Alberta
Canada
Aug 01

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey – August 2019

August 1 @ 7:00 am - 10:30 am
Calgary Alberta
Canada
Aug 06

Bird Burnsmead, FCPP

August 6 @ 6:30 pm
Alberta
Canada
Aug 10

Common Mosses and Liverworts of Calgary

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alberta
Canada
Aug 13

Bow Valley Ranche, FCPP

August 13 @ 6:30 pm
Calgary Alberta
Canada

Calendar of Events

Nature Calgary hosts volunteer-led events throughout the year. View our Calendar of Events for the latest events.

Event Updates

Due to weather or conditions, events may be revised or cancelled. Any events with recent updates are listed below.

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Field Trips

Over 100 outings every year to natural areas within Calgary and beyond.

Speakers and Presentations

Special guests share their research, experiences and insights in our Speaker Series and Bird Study Group.

Nature Kids

Learn and enjoy nature as a family with outdoor activities, games and kid-friendly presentations.

Nature Calgary is for all Calgarians

We are a non-profit and volunteer-run organization that connects Calgarians with nature. Everyone is welcome to learn, explore and share.