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Nature PEI - the Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island - celebrating 50 years of citizen science

Autumn Colours in the Bonshaw Hills

Autumn Colours in the Bonshaw Hills — A Nature Hike Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019 (rain date Sunday October 20) Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM Park at Baptist Church, right across the TransCanada Highway from Bonshaw Park. The hike will … Continue reading

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Oct Meeting – Dr. Dave McRuer – Free-Roaming Cats

Our October meeting will feature a talk by Dr. Dave McRuer on the impacts of free-roaming cats on wildlife, environment, and even human health, with a focus on the benefits of indoor cat ownership for both wildlife and cat welfare.  Free-roaming cats are known to … Continue reading

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25th Annual Bennett Birding Classic

There is a great article in the Buzz on the annual autumn event jointly hosted for the last 24 years by the Island Nature Trust and Nature PEI.  A team event for birds and nature, the Neil Bennett Autumn Birding … Continue reading

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DeRoche Pond Natural Area – Celebration

2019 is a big year for Island Nature Trust and Nature PEI; it’s INT’s 40th anniversary and Nature PEI’s 50th. To celebrate, we are hosting a joint event at one of INT’s oldest protected areas, the DeRoche Pond Natural Area. … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary Picnic Weekend

There is a very exciting weekend ahead! Nature PEI will continue celebrations of its 50th Anniversary with a “Picnic Weekend” from Friday August 23 to Sunday August 25th, 2019 that will include a series of special events and walks. A … Continue reading

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Illustrated Flora of PEI

It is with great pleasure that Flora of PEI team consisting of representatives of Nature PEI, PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation and Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre announces  the release of the second section of the Online Illustrated Flora of … Continue reading

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June 4th Meeting – Canada’s Urban Forests

At Nature PEI’s June meeting join award-winning poet Ariel Gordon as she reads from her new book, Treed: Walking in . With intimacy and humour Ariel walks us through the streets of Winnipeg and into the urban forest that is, … Continue reading

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