[Sust-mar] Nature Nova Scotia AGM and Family Nature Weekend - May 30-June1
Young Naturalists Club
yncns at yahoo.ca
Wed May 14 10:32:42 EDT 2014
The annualNature Nova Scotia's Annual General
Meeting and Family Nature weekendis happeningMay
30 - June 1 atThe Gaelic College (www.gaeliccollege.edu) in beautiful St. Ann's Bay Cape Breton
There will be the
usual mix of presentations, field trips and social activities to reconnect with
other naturalists around the Province - and once again we will be offering
concurrent youth programming with the Young Naturalists Club
Some of the
presenters lined up include:
·Erich Muntz – coyote research findings
and hiker safety, CBHNP
·Deanne van Rooyen – geology of Cape
·Peter Austin Smith - Pine Martin
Introduction to Cape Breton, NS DNR
· Wally Ellison - visual tour of the Waterfalls
of Cape Breton
Young Naturalists will also be learning about Coyotes and the Geology of Cape Breton along with discovering traditional uses of native plants and dying wool with some of them. There will be lots of outdoor games and nature crafts as well.
Some great field
trips are in the works including a hike to the Usige Ban Waterfalls and a boat
trip to Bird Island.
Visit www.naturens.ca or www.nature1st.net/ync for more information including registration forms and detailed agendas.
Support the Young Naturalists Club - run, walk or donate
directly to the YNC Team in the Bluenose Marathon Charity Challenge
Contact us for more information.
Robin Musselman, YNC Coordinator
Young Naturalists Club of Nova Scotia
1747 Summer Street. Halifax NS B3H 3A6
YNC motto "Young Naturalists Observe and Conserve"
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