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29 Jun 2017 6:30 pm

Tour of Don Stiles' Red Deer Lake Nestbox Trail

Tour of Don Stiles’ Red Deer Lake Nestbox Trail SW of Calgary. See young Mountain Bluebirds and/or Tree Swallows in the nest. There will be opportunities to watch for other bird species and flowering plants. Meet at the Anderson LRT station, next to Macleod Trail just S of pedestrian overpass. Leader, Don Stiles, 403-271-4689.

1 Jul 2017 6:30 am

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey

Registration required. Meet Stanley Park, 42 Av SW, just W of Macleod Tr. Walk to Glenmore Reservoir, ride back (3.5 hours). Call leader Gus Yaki, 403-243-2248, to ensure vehicle space for return.

This survey has been on-going for over 20 years.

7 Jul 2017 All Day

Waterton Weekend, July 7-9

Waterton WeekendJuly 7-9. Stay in Waterton Lakes National Park during flower season. Participants organize outings among themselves, depending on their interests and abilities.

Cost is only $160 for members and $185 for non-members, for two nights’ rustic accommodation and meals. Participants are responsible for arranging their own transportation to Waterton.  Book by June 30. You may book online here. Or you may book by  sending a cheque to our PO box (Calgary, Box 981 Stn. M). Please write “Waterton Trip” on the envelope.  Contact Andrew Hart at (403) 279-5209 for additional details.

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8 Jul 2017 8:30 am

Bird North Glenmore Park

Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW. Leader Penny Smith, 403 249-5997

22 Jul 2017 7:30 am

Bird Bow Valley Provincial Park

Sat Jul 22, 7:30am: Bird Bow Valley Provincial Park. Expect to walk 6 – 8 km. Meet at Assumption School, NW corner of 34 Av & Sarcee Tr NW. Leader Andrew Hart, 403-279-5209.

1 Aug 2017 7:00 am

Monthly Elbow River Birding Survey

Registration required. Meet Stanley Park, 42 Av SW, just W of Macleod Tr. Walk to Glenmore Reservoir, ride back (3.5 hours). Call leader Gus Yaki, 403-243-2248, to ensure vehicle space for return.

This survey has been on-going for over 20 years.

21 Aug 2017 5:00 pm

Sep newsletter deadline

Please send material to newsletter@naturecalgary.com

22 Aug 2017 6:30 pm

Fall migrants at Inglewood Bird Sanctuary

Tue Aug 22, 6:30 pm: Fall migrants at Inglewood Bird Sanctuary. Meet in the parking lot. The Sanctuary is located at 2425 – 9 Av SE. From Deerfoot Tr, take Blackfoot Tr westbound to exit to 19 St SE, turn left onto 9 Av SE and drive 1 km east. Turn right in the parking area. Leader Janet Gill, 403-830-7828.

26 Aug 2017 8:30 am

Bird North Glenmore Park

Meet in parking lot C just W of Rowing Club, accessed from S end of Crowchild Tr SW. Leader Penny Smith, 403 249-5997

1 Oct 2017 5:00 pm

Oct/Nov newsletter deadline

Please send material to newsletter@naturecalgary.com

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