Author Archives: Nature PEI

About Nature PEI

Nature PEI is the Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island.

Eagle Banding – Sunday June 17, 2018

Eagle Banding – Sunday June 17, 2018 With Gerald MacDougall Sunday morning 10:00 am. Meet at Orwell. We will travel about 5 minutes from there in cars then a little hike. Wear appropriate footwear and insect repellant.   Driving Directions … Continue reading

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Green crabs – Tuesday, June 5 at 7:30 pm

Join with us and UPEI researcher, Paula Tummon Flynn at Nature PEI’s monthly meeting to learn more about the highly invasive green crab and the impact it is having on our Island ecosystems. This little crab packs a big punch, … Continue reading

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Nature PEI – Events & Field Trips -Summer 2018

What to Bring: repellent, water, a snack, proper foot Summerwear, sunscreen, binoculars Goes ahead, Rain or Shine, unless otherwise noted. Flower Fly Insect Pinning Workshop, Thursday May 17 6:00- 9:00 Learn how to prepare flower fly specimens to museum standards. … Continue reading

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May 1 – 2018 –  Will Beckett, Prehistoric PEI.

Tuesday May 1 – 2018 – Prehistoric PEI. Will Beckett, Island Filmmaker and photographer, with be our guest speaker on prehistoric history of PEI. Will is currently developing a documentary on the prehistory of the Island with the first two episodes now … Continue reading

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Prehistoric PEI: Episode 1 – by Will Beckett

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Photographer Lucas MacCormack – April Meeting.

Usher in Spring with an evening of spectacular nature photography by PEI naturalist and photographer Lucas MacCormack.   During his presentation Lucas will take us through the many different natural habitats on PEI, sharing his favourite photos of everything from small … Continue reading

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Upcoming book: Mammals of PEI

MEDIA RELEASE 26 March, 2018. Illustrations Secured for Upcoming Mammals Book. A mammal book without illustrations is like a striped skunk without its musk glands — its message will not be as effective as it could be. Nature PEI is … Continue reading

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