Beaverhill Bird Observatory

By Nature Kids / 29 May 2024

Bird banding
Summer 2024

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Peace Parkland Naturalists

By Nature Kids / 29 May 2024

Guided Walks
Summer 2024

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Mix and Match Animal Tracks

By Nature Kids / 15 March 2024

You can learn lots of information by being a nature detective, looking for and examining wildlife tracks.

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The View From the Water

By Rick Schneider / 4 January 2023

Surprisingly for a land-locked province, much of Alberta is only easily accessible by water. Paddling offers views of wildlife, native plants, and spectacular scenery that even backcountry hikers or cyclists don’t get to see.

Read tips for nature-based paddling by well-known educator, Mark Lund.

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Night Out on the North Saskatchewan

By Nature Kids / 6 September 2022

Join the Edmonton River Valley Conservation Coalition for a night of wonder and learning!

Nov 23, 7:00 pm

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Why are bluebirds blue?

By Steph Weizenbach / 25 April 2022

Learn what makes bluebirds blue and download an entire guide to become a bluebirder!

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You Came Through, Our Fund Grew!

By Susan / 15 February 2022

Thank you. Your help set Nature Alberta up for a bright future. We have never felt more inspired by the generosity of our Community Connected by a Love of Nature. We are truly grateful for your support!

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Winter Reopening!

By Nature Kids / 7 February 2022

The Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation is now open for the winter!

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2021 Alberta BiodiverCity Challenge Results

By Steph Weizenbach / 8 August 2021

Preliminary results from Edmonton and Calgary

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Elk bugling in the mist

Out of Sight: How Scientists are Listening in on Nature in Alberta

By Steph Weizenbach / 22 July 2021


Imagine being a biologist: do you want to go on a long difficult journey to reach a site to conduct a breeding bird survey at dawn…or wheel your rollie chair over to your desk to use an acoustic survey? What are the cons of this scenario, if any? And how does it stack up to traditional surveys?

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