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Hunting Season Info

Deer hunting season beginsĀ  Friday October 26 (season always begins on the last Friday of October) and goes to the first Saturday of December, inclusive, excluding Sundays. Wear hunter orange when you are out and about and put an orange … Continue reading

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Botanical Art Show Sat Oct 20

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Some local walking events

Forwarded from W.M. on Sep 28, 2018: Walks in Mainland North Tuesdays in October (October 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th), come for a walk on a trail in the community. This is in partnership with the Keshen Goodman Library … Continue reading

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Sunday Sept 9th, 1 pm to 4 pm, 2018: Volunteer andPlant ID at Dalhousie University campus/Bill Freedman native plant collection

Sunday Sept 9th, 1 pm to 4 pm, 2018: Volunteer andPlant ID at Dalhousie University campus/Bill Freedman native plant collection RAIN DATE: SAT Sep 8, 9 am to 1 pm only if on Friday the forecast indicates there will clearly … Continue reading

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Aug 26, 2018: Lichens at Sugar Moon Farm

August 26, 2018 2:45pm to 6:30pm Nature Night at Sugar Moon Farm! Learn about lichen and the forests that surround us. You must book ahead. “There is so much more to Lichen than meets the eye! Join Lichenologist Robert Cameron* … Continue reading

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Dalhousie Biology Dept herbarium beng digitized

View A CENTURY OF SPECIMENS by Stefanie Wilson in Dal News for Aug 7, 2018. Some extracts: The Herbarium Digitization Project is a collaboration between the Department of Biology and the University Archives. A four-step process, the digitization involves verification, … Continue reading

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Tues Aug 14, 2018: Rally to support the Green Network Plan

From OUR HRM Alliance: “Join us on Tuesday, August 14th at 9:00 (ish) to show your support for the Halifax Green Network Plan! “The Green Network Plan will FINALLY be going to Council that day at 10:00AM. We want to … Continue reading

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Field Trips at the Celebration of Nature 2018

Reports on the field trips are posted on NatureNS, inlcuding that of the Spring Ephemerals led by John Brownlie and Gillian Allan. View NatureNS 2018 Field Trips

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Nova Scotia Native Flora in Art at Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens May 18 – June 1, 2018

Opening: May 18, 2018 10 am – 4 pm in foyer of the Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens and K.C.Irving Environmental Sciences Centre, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia Show continues until June 1, 2018. Free Admission Art of the Plant Regional … Continue reading

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Nature NS weekend coming up, register today!

NatureNS, the Federation of Nova Scotia Naturalists is holding its annual spring weekend this year in Debert. It includes talks and walks and a celebratory dinner. View details at www.naturens.ca/. Registration is open until May 3, but you have to … Continue reading

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