City Nature Challenge 2022

Nature Calgary is proud to be a supporting sponsor for the the fourth annual Calgary City Nature Challenge. The City Nature Challenge takes place April 29 to May 2, 2022! Document ANY flora and fauna you find by taking photos with your phone or camera and then upload...

Calgary Area May Species Count

Once again there will be a Calgary and area May Species Count this year. The count will take place on Saturday May 28 and Sunday May 29. If you would like to participate this year please contact Andrew Hart andrewhartch*@*icloud.com for more details or to confirm your...

Brooks-Lake Newell and Writing-on-Stone Bird Counts

Registration is now open until April 30 for: Brooks-Lake Newell Bird Count (Sat. May 21 & Sun. May 22) Writing-on-Stone Bird Count (Sat. May 28 & Sun. May 29) This year our plan is to return to holding pre-count meetings on the Fridays before each...

Nature Alberta Nature Hub Presentations

Various Alberta nature clubs are offering nature presentations to member clubs of Nature Alberta (Nature Calgary is a corporate member) through the NA Nature Hub. Here are some upcoming presentations that you are welcome to sit in on.   Nature Paradigms with Dr....

Christmas Bird Counts (2021/2022)

Calgary and Foothills Region Banff-Canmore – Dec 18 – Contact: hjdempsey@shaw.ca (Heather Dempsey) Cochrane Wildlife Reserve – Dec 29 – Contact: svisser@ucalgary.ca (Jamie Podlubny) Snake’s Head – Jan 4 – Contact:...

Learn to use eBird for the Christmas Bird Count

Date: Dec 13, 2021 Time: 7:00 – 7:30pm Event: Learn to use eBird for the Christmas Bird Count Register via Eventbrite Description: Join us for this quick overview of the eBird mobile app.  This session is designed to familiarize yourself with how to use...

Birding 101 – January 2022

Join Nature Calgary for 4 online sessions and 4 in-person sessions to learn the basics of birding. The evening online sessions run on WEDNESDAY NIGHTS (7:30 – 8:30PM) from January 5th – January 26th and will cover: Equipment & Where to find...

Nominate an Official Bird for Calgary

From: Bird Friendly Calgary To: Nature Calgary As you know, Calgary was recently certified as a Bird Friendly City by Nature Canada. As part of the certification, Calgary is asked to designate an official bird to represent the city. In this regards we wish to create a...

Mayoral Candidate Responses

Mayoral Responses to Nature Calgary Questions Nature Calgary sent out four questions to all mayoral candidates in advance of the 2021 municipal election happening October 18. Nature Calgary is no way endorsing any individual candidate nor will any board member be...