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Why are there so many snow geese around in the spring?

By Nature Kids / 22 April 2024

Nature Kids! get the goods on geese, in the latest issue of Nature Alberta Magazine!

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How do geese spend their year?

By Nature Kids / 22 April 2024

Nature Kids! get the goods on geese, in the latest issue of Nature Alberta Magazine!

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Spring is in the Air – Breeding Birds in Alberta

By Nature Kids / 11 April 2024

Recorded Presentation
Speaker: Jan Wijmenga
Host: Nature Alberta

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What is hibernation?

By Nature Kids / 20 February 2024

Hibernation is not just a deep sleep; there are different kinds including brumation, torpor, and true hibernation.

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What do Squirrels do in Winter?

By Nature Kids / 20 February 2024

The winter survival strategies of different squirrel species in Alberta.

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A Hoot With Alberta Owls

By Steph Weizenbach / 21 November 2023

Recorded Presentation
Speaker: Stephanie Weizenbach
Host: Nature Alberta

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Why do larch trees change colour and drop their needles?

By Nature Kids / 24 October 2023

Larch turns a beautiful golden yellow in autumn, but by Halloween it looks bare and spooky — just right for the season!

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Which nocturnal animals are we likely to see on Halloween night?

By Nature Kids / 24 October 2023

Depending on where in Alberta you live, your Halloween night could be accompanied by the spooky sounds!

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Owls of Alberta

By Steph Weizenbach / 28 August 2023

How many owls are found in Alberta? View the full list here!

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How do bats find their food?

By Nature Kids / 14 July 2023

A little brown bat can consume 600 mosquitoes, and eat more than half of their body weight in insects every night!

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