Windy Point Hawk Watch

Alberta

Peter Roxburgh has offered to lead people on a real birding adventure in the Sheep River Valley. This is a world-class hawk watching site with the chance of seeing up to 10 species of raptors during their fall migration. He will take a maximum of two people on any one of the dates listed below. This […]

BSG Meeting – November 2020

Zoom Alberta

Raptors and their habits Presenter: Jon Groves Jon developed a keen interest in natural history growing up in southern Alberta. He has practiced the sport of falconry since his early teens before he took up digital photography in 2001. An ardent conservationist with diverse interests in ecology Jon stives to take unique photographs of less […]

Bird Lafarge Meadows FCPP

Fish Creek Provincial Park - Boat Launch Parking Lot (Bow Bottom Trail) Alberta

Bird Lafarge Meadows FCPP. Meet at boat launch parking lot, S end of Bow Bottom Tr SE. Please register with leader: Anne Belton at ibelton*@*telus.net or 587-223-7339. The Nature Calgary Board has asked that trips be limited to a maximum of ten participants and pre-registration is required.

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary 2425 9 Ave SE, Calgary

Bird Inglewood Bird Sanctuary. IBS is located at 2425 – 9 Ave. SE (from the Deerfoot Trail, take the Blackfoot Trail westbound exit to 19 St. SE, then turn left onto 9 Ave.) Meet in the parking lot. Please register with leader Janet Gill: gillannjanet*@*gmail.com or (403) 230-5671. Nature Calgary Board has asked that trips […]

Bird Bebo Grove

Bebo Grove, Fish Creek Provincial Park 13610 24 St SW, Calgary

Bird Bird Bebo Grove FCPP. Meet in the parking lot, south end of 24th St SW. Dress according to the weather. Consider bringing crampons/spikes. Please register with leader: Howard Heffler at hheffler*@shaw.ca (403- 804-2489). The Nature Calgary Board has asked that trips be limited to a maximum of ten participants and pre-registration is required.

Bird Votier’s Flats

Fish Creek Provincial Park - Votier's Flats (End of Elbow Drive) Calgary

Bird Votier's Flats in Fish Creek PP. Take Elbow Drive to the very southern end and follow it to the parking lot. Please register with leader: Anne Belton at ibelton*@*telus.net or 587-223-7339. The Nature Calgary Board has asked that trips be limited to a maximum of ten participants and pre-registration is required.

Bird Shannon Terrace

Shannon Terrace Amphitheatre (Fish Creek Provincial Park) Alberta

Bird Shannon Terrace in Fish Creek PP. From 130 Ave SW, take Woodpath Rd SW south to the last parking lot. Please register with leader: Anne Belton at ibelton*@*telus.net or 587-223-7339. The Nature Calgary Board has asked that trips be limited to a maximum of ten participants and pre-registration is required. And that participants wear […]

Dead Flowers 101 at Confluence Park

Confluence Park 300 Beddington Blvd NE, Calgary

Dead Flowers 101. Confluence Park. As long as we don't get two feet of snow in the meantime. We'll have an identification of plants game in the dead of winter. Can we identify 25 species? Snowboots and poles recommended. Confluence Park parking lot off Beddington Trail NW just after crossing Deerfoot Trail, if coming from […]

Bird North Glenmore Park (November 2020)

North Glenmore Park (Parking Lot C)

Bird North Glenmore Park. Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW or from 37 St.  Please register with leader Penny Smith, 403 249-5997. The Nature Calgary Board has asked that trips be limited to a maximum of ten participants and pre-registration is required. And […]

BSG Meeting – December 2020

Zoom Alberta

High Latitude Birding Miles Tindal Many birders like to travel and enjoy the spectacular birdlife in other parts of the world.  The birds that breed in the high latitudes of the northern and southern hemispheres can be some of the most spectacular and fascinating of all.  Covid has forced the cancellation or postponement of most […]