Events

Bird Week Events

May 6, 2017
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Beginner birding

This event is offered by Nature Vancouver
Nature Vancouver

Wild Research Pelagic Trip

WildResearch’s Pelagic Trip takes us from Ucluelet, BC aboard the MV Frances Barkley on a seven hour voyage to La Perouse Bank in search of pelagic birds. The trip is...
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Birding by Ear

If you are a burgeoning birder and want to learn to identify birds by ear, then this interactive workshop is for you. Biologist and bird nerd, Robyn Worcester, will provide...
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Bird Search Challenge

Have you ever wondered how birds choose where to build their home?  Join NatureKids BC and the Jericho Stewardship Group Society to look for clues to find just the right...
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Bird Safari

Join us for this special Bird Week Sea Safari starting in Horseshoe Bay and traveling on a two hour tour through Howe Sound. With bird expert Rob Butler (President of...
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Bird Banding Demonstration

WildResearch will be hosting a bird banding demonstration event at the Iona Beach Regional Park, where visitors can first-handedly witness how a banding station operates, including net-extraction, banding, species ID,...
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Kayak Tour

On this special Bird Week Nature Kayak Tour, join local biologist Robyn Worcester and Ecomarine Kayaks to get a ‘water-birds eye view’ on the birds that share English Bay with...
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Robyn Worcester

Fraser River Estuary Important Bird Area: Past, Present and Future

This event is offered by Bird Study Canada & VanDusen Botanical Garden
David Bradley

Bird on the Beach

To bird or not to bird? That is the question. But with all of Stanley Park’s nine kilometers of shoreline and the sheer number of bird species that use it,...
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Port Moody Naturally

Port Moody Naturally is a Double Feature this Spring! Join us at the Inlet Theatre for two exciting topics: Beautiful and Resilient Gardens – Naturally! Expert gardener Dr. Linda Gilkeson...
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Bird Wing Taxidermy

Take a closer look at bird anatomy as you practice basic taxidermy techniques and help build SPES’ specimen collection for educational programming. Specimens include a diversity of song birds and...
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Seawall Wonders

With its stunning viewscapes, the Seawall is a popular destination for Park visitors, but to birds visiting or living in the Park, it is a habitat that means so much...
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Ducks at Dusk

Spend a Friday evening with a walk to see the feathered fellows of Stanley Park preparing for nightfall. Join us on Bird Week for a social and educational evening that...
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Kayak tour

On this special Bird Week Nature Kayak Tour, join local biologist Robyn Worcester and Ecomarine Kayaks to get a ‘water-birds eye view’ on the birds that share English Bay with...
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Bird Photography for Kids

Children are instinctively inquisitive; of both nature itself and also of the wonderful new technologies that surround them every day. Photographing birds is the perfect activity to capture both of...
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Bird Week Finale

Our final Bird Week event with special lecture from Dr. Rob Butler.The Spell of the Eagle: We are surrounded by birds that most of us take for granted. We even...
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What better way for Canadians to celebrate our 150th anniversary than by getting to know our birds.
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