Bird Study Group: Loggerhead Shrike Recovery Program

The First Unitarian Church of Hamilton 170 Dundurn St. S., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Loggerhead Shrike: On the Brink of Disappearance in Ontario The Eastern Loggerhead Shrike, a migratory subspecies that breeds only in Ontario, is on the brink of disappearance. With less than […]

Trivia, Talks & Toasts

Shawn & Ed Brewing Co. 65 Hatt Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Nature at McMaster and the Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System are hosting a Neighbourhood Stewardship: Trivia, Talks & Toasts night! Discover how you can play a part in preserving the […]

Just a Walk in the Woods to Sassafras Point

Sassafras Point 85 Oak Knoll Drive, Hamilton

Join Peter Langballe for a walk to Westdale's Sassafras Point. This is simply a walk with new friends. What we see will depend a bit on whether the water is […]

Monthly Meeting: Working the Night Shift – Urban Raccoons in Canada

McMaster Innovation Park (MIP) 175 Longwood Rd S, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

They work at night, traveling unseen through the city like masked bandits, one of the true success stories of species adapting to human disturbance. How do raccoons (Procyon lotor) survive […]

Branching Out: How to Grow Your Local Nature Network

CoWork at the Cotton Factory 301-270 Sherman Ave N, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Listen to Rachel and Jackson speak about networking for nature at this CoWork at the Cotton Factory fireside chat. "As President and Vice President of the Hamilton Naturalists' Club Board […]

Bird Study Group: The Sheelah Dunn Dooley Banding Station

The First Unitarian Church of Hamilton 170 Dundurn St. S., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

In early 2023, the Hamilton Naturalist Club approved the initiation of a "MAPS" Banding Station on the Sheelah Dunn Dooley (SDD) Nature Sanctuary. MAPS stands for Monitoring Avian Productivity and […]

Birding at Hendrie Valley

Hendrie Valley / Cherry Hill Gate 1129 Plains Road West, Burlington

Join HNC's Joanne Hamilton for a bird-themed walk at RBG's Hendrie Valley (AKA Cherry Hill Gate). There are always birds there, it's just a question of who and where. Let's hope […]

Evening Outing to See Woodcocks

Dundurn Park 610 York Blvd, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join Sheldon McGregor on Thursday, April 4th for an evening of watching and hearing American Woodcocks performing their mating display flight. We will be viewing the birds at dusk and […]

Monthly Meeting: 40 Days & 40 Hikes on the Bruce Trail

McMaster Innovation Park (MIP) 175 Longwood Rd S, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

In her book 40 Days & 40 Hikes (out April 9, 2024) this adventurer, author, and environmentalist sets herself a new challenge: to hike the Bruce Trail from Niagara to Tobermory […]

Just a Walk in the Woods to Ginger Valley Trail

Princess Point 335 Longwood Road N, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join Peter Langballe for a walk to Westdale's Ginger Valley Trail. This is simply a walk with new friends. We will catch a glimpse at Spring arriving as we see the […]

Falkirk Park & Forest Community Cleanup

Falkirk Park & Forest 44 Meadowbank Drive, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Community members have organized a cleanup at Falkirk Park and Forest. See details below: Join us to help out and take pride in your community! All are welcome, come out […]

Bird Study Group: Recording Bird Songs

The First Unitarian Church of Hamilton 170 Dundurn St. S., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Join us for the last BSG meeting of the year to hear HNC's Director-at-Large Rob Porter speak about recording bird songs. In recent years it's become much easier to record […]