Save the Date – Annual Banquet 2021

Nature Calgary will be hosting its annual banquet on November 20 at the Irish Cultural Centre. John Dunn, one of Canada’s famous explorers will show one of his epic journeys in Canada.  His nature photography is amazing. The banquet will be held at the...

Nature Calgary Trips to Glenbow Ranch

Special Trips on July 14 and 28 Nature Calgary has developed an exciting new opportunity to explore Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park by golf cart. This Park is great for biking and hiking, but it is quite a long walk to get to the good birding areas. The Glenbow Ranch...

Covid-19 Update: July 2021

Nature Calgary Updated Covid Protocol Masks are now optional. Registration with leaders is still required. The number of participants is at the discretion of the leader. Carpooling is allowed. The use of masks while carpooling is at the discretion of the participants....

Birding 101: Birding for Beginners

Learn how to find and identify birds with the Birding 101 Course from Nature Calgary. Join Nature Calgary for 4 online sessions and 4 in-person sessions to learn the basics of birding. The evening online sessions (7:30- 8:30pm) will cover: Equipment & Where to...

Covid-19 Update: May 2021 Field Trips Cancelled

Dear Members, Given the new Covid restrictions announced by the provincial government and the spiking Covid numbers the Nature Calgary board has determined that all field trips for the month of May must be cancelled. The board wishes to thank all the leaders who had...

Nature Alberta Speaker Series

Upcoming virtual presentations from Nature Alberta: Bats are Amazing But Are Facing Challenges Thursday, April 22 at 7:30 PM Red Deer River Naturalists Speaker: Dr. Robert Barclay Topic: Bats are Amazing But are Facing Several Conservation Challenges Dr. Robert...

City Nature Challenge 2021

Help Calgary compete in the 2021 City Nature Challenge April 30-May 3! Join the challenge to see how Calgary’s local biodiversity stacks up to other cities around the world. Over 325 other cities globally will participate to see which city can make the most...

Bird Friendly Calgary Events

Here are two upcoming events from Bird Friendly Calgary (which Nature Calgary is a part of) at the Calgary Public Library. Both events are virtual. Indigenous Scientist Speakers Series: Saving Birds… the Traditional Way March 20 at 6:30 pm Indigenous Scientist...

Brooks and Writing-on-Stone May Species Counts

Brooks-Lake Newell Bird Count: Sat. May 22 and Sun. May 23, 2021 Writing-on-Stone Bird Count: Sat. May 29 and Sun. May 30, 2021 With a 20+ year history, these two Southern Alberta bird counts feature spring migrants and prairie specialties. Because many count areas...

COVID-19: Field Trips Resuming

Nature Calgary Field Trips resuming Updated February 2021 In and Outside City; Single Multiple Destination Trips. Maximum of 10 Participants including the leader. Participants must be members of Nature Calgary. Pre-registration is required. Participants must sign a...