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Silky Rosegill a first record for Prince Edward Island!!

Melina DesRoches(left) and Daphne Davey pose with the Silky Rosegill, an amazing find for those taking part in the guided mushroom walk at the Trout River Natural Area in Carleton on August 27th, led by Rosemary Curley of Nature PEI, … Continue reading

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Mushroom of PEI Project

Nature PEI: The Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island PO Box 2346, Charlottetown, PE   C1A 8C1  NaturePEI.ca Media Release, July 18, 2022 Mushrooms of PEI Nature PEI is launching a mushroom project to improve the scanty knowledge of what … Continue reading

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Recording of Spencer Monckton’s Presentation on the Surprising Diversity of North American Sawflies

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Harriet Laver to Lead Project on Species at Risk of Extinction

Nature PEI Media Release June 16, 2022 Harriet Laver to Lead Project on Species at Risk of Extinction Conserving the flora and fauna of a province is not something that can be achieved by one person, one group or one … Continue reading

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Nature Hike — Pigot’s Trail – Saturday, June 18, 2022

Join us for a leisurely nature walk around Pigot’s Trail where we will observe birds in a wide variety of habitat types including forests, marshes, and open fields. Bring a pair of binoculars and your favourite field guide, if you … Continue reading

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Thursday June 16, 2022 — online

Standing Committee on Natural Resources and Environmental Sustainability meeting, 10AM, online.  Topic: Species at risk, with officials from the Department of Environment, Energy and Climate Action (Director of Forests, Fish and Wildlife, Kate MacQuarrie, and Manager of Fish and Wildlife, … Continue reading

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June Meeting – Brenda Whiteway

The upcoming monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 7th will be held at 7:30 pm at Beaconsfield in the Carriage House.  This month we’ll have the pleasure of Brenda Whiteway’s presentation using art to convey her message. Shifting Sands/Sea Change The … Continue reading

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Bain Bird Count — 2022

Saturday May 28, 2022– Nature PEI’s Bain Bird Count will be held across the Island. Birders and anyone interested in increasing their skills are encouraged to form teams and submit lists for our spring count. For info, please contact Dan … Continue reading

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Tuesday May 3, 2022 – Nature PEI

River Herring and Freshwater Mussels at Nature PEI Meeting, May 3, 2022 Kyle Knysh of University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) Biology Department will be the speaker at the  Nature PEI Meeting on May 3 , 2022, 7:30 PM at … Continue reading

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