16 Feb 2016 7:30 pmMountain Magnificence: Exploring Lake O'Hara
- Presented by Ellen Gasser. Lake O’Hara in Yoho National Park is a unique and truly magnificent area of the Canadian Rockies. The former haunt of members of the Group of Seven, Mary Schaeffer, Lawrence Grassi, and the Swiss mountain guides; the area remains a well-loved and special place for hikers from all over the world. ...
2 Mar 2016 7:30 pmBSG: Mountains and Birds
- Dr Kathy Martin of UBC will discuss the conservation value of high elevation habitats for migrating and breeding birds in North America. Her research has shown a remarkable diversity of birds (95 species in 30 families) using alpine, subalpine, and montane forest habitats....
15 Mar 2016 7:30 pmWaterton Wild: the flora and fauna of a special place
- Enjoy a prelude to summer and a photographic tour of a special place, with a multimedia presentation featuring the wild creatures, wildflowers, and majestic scenery of Waterton Park, from bears to beargrass, birds to butterflies, and open meadows to mountain panoramas. Presented by Ian Wilson and Jacinthe Lavoie, authors of Waterton Wild and Wildflowers of Waterton Park. After the presentation, Ian and Jacinthe welcome questions about Waterton Park and will have autographed books available.
Inglewood Bird Sanctuary: new Outdoor Classroom
NC and Inglewood Community Association are appealing the development permit for the proposed Outdoor Classroom, located south of the Colonel… Read more »
RMERF Looking for Eagle Migration Observers
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Calgary wildlife & bird photos wanted
CBC Calgary’s Heather Moriarty has the following request for photos: “I’m writing because my colleagues from the CBC Calgary website… Read more »
Bend in the Bow: Nature Calgary’s response
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