Welcome

Welcome to the Whistler Naturalists Society, a non-profit organization whose mission is to increase local knowledge of and appreciation for the natural world in the Whistler area.

UPCOMING + PAST EVENTS
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Monthly Bird Walk

*Temporarily closed to the public due to covid restrictions.* 

Normally, the bird walk is 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.

Results posted on eBird.

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Fungus Among Us

This year's Fungus Among Us Festival took place October 15-16, 2021.

 

Thanks so much to all of the scientists, volunteers, students, teachers, and participants who made our 2021 event a great success!

Click below to check out our past event photos and results...

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BioBlitz

This year's BioBlitz took place in two parts on June 7-11 & July 26-27, 2021.

Thanks so much to all of the scientists, volunteers, students, teachers, and participants who made our 2021 event a success despite the circumstances!​

Click below to check out our past event photos and results...

NEWS

Fungus Talks by Gurus

As part of this year's Fungus Among Us Mushroom Festival, on Friday, October 15th at 7 PM we were joined by mycologists Andy MacKinnon, Kem Luther and Thom O'Dell for two separate presentations followed by the results from this year's Fantastic Fungi Photo Contest. Watch a recap of the webinar here!

Whistler Bird list

Discover Whistler's 261 species! Compiled by Naturalist volunteers Karl Ricker, Heather Baines, Chris Dale and Marcia Danielson. Available at the Whistler Museum or Armchair Books.

 

Call for Volunteers 

The Naturalists are a volunteer run organization so we always like to hear from those who are interested in helping out or have a project of their own they'd like our help with. More info here.

4,000 Species and Counting! 

Lists of all of Whistlers species can be found on the Whistler Biodiversity Project website.

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