Whistler Naturalists

Welcome to the Whistler Naturalists Society, whose focus is to increase local knowledge of and appreciation for the natural world in the Whistler area.

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Monthly bird walks - Held the first Saturday of the month. We meet at the foot of Lorimer Rd. by the river & RR crossing to walk to Rainbow park & back. Spring (starting March, 2014) start time is 8 am.  For more information contact Heather Baines: birdbaines@gmail.com more...

Fungus Among Us Mushroom Festival 2013 - Thanks to everyone who joined us for talks by gurus, walks with gurus, tastes and a mushroom display. Join us again this year for our festival on on October 17 & 18, 2014.  2013 Details…

 

Whistler BioBlitz –  Thanks to everyone who took part in BioBlitz 2013!  This year our event is on August 9 & 10, 2014.  Check out www.whistlerbioblitz.ca for more information.

 


 


 

 

 

 

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Call for volunteers - The Naturalists are looking for volunteers to help organize upcoming events and write NatureSpeak articles.  For more information please contact Kristina (email or 935-7665).

Recent NatureSpeak articles:

  • Latest Sea to Sky bird count nets over 40,000 By: Karl Ricker view…
  • Just slip sliding away river otters By: Julie Burrows view…
  • Frank: a fun guy By: Melanie Tardif view…

 

Results from the monthy bird walks view…

The Sea to Sky Invasive Species Council (SSISC) is dedicated to reducing the threat of invasive species in the Sea to Sky Corridor.  For more information go to SSISC website.

Almost 3,000 Species and Counting! Lists of all of Whistler’s species can be found on the Whistler Biodiversity Project website. more…