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Looking for something to do outdoors on a nice Saturday afternoon in December? Join us:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Field Trip – “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening”
On Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 10:59 am, Thunder Bay is tilted the furthest away from the sun and we begin ...
For those 12-18 years old, this event on November 27th may be of interest to you. More information and online registration can be found here:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Cervid Ecology – Efts Event
This is a YOUTH EVENT for ages 12-18 (i.e. the Efts and NEWT groups). Guest leader Ted Armstrong will lead us...
Join us for our next engaging talk on November 22nd. More details can be found here:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Introduction to Urban Naturalization
Get an introduction to an increasingly popular phenomenon: Naturalization of open spaces. Everyone will have noticed e...
Pearson Wetlands Field Trip Oct. 24th is now full! - Explore the new Nature Conservancy of Canada trail with Rob Foster. This large mesa overlooks the Pearson Wetlands and is a designated conservation reserve. More info can be found here:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | ** Outing is now Full ** Pearson Wetlands Field Trip
** Outing is now Full ** Explore the new Nature Conservancy of Canada trail with Rob Foster. This large mesa ...
Calling young naturalists! October 23rd is our Forest Fungi Walk - Efts Event. More information and registration can be found here:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Forest Fungi Walk – Efts Event
EFTS EVENT - This event is for youth aged 12-15. Guest leader Ben Bohemier will lead us on a trail walk to...
October 9th - Ducks and Fall Migrants Field Trip
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Ducks and Fall Migrants
Join Allan Gilbert as we hike through the campground at Chippewa Park, crossing the bridge into the old landfill ...
We invite our 6-11 year olds to participate in our Youth Program - Fall Art
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Fall Art – Wolf Packs Event
WOLF PACKS EVENT - This event has been designed for children 6-11 years old, but older and younger children are ...
Youth programs are starting up for fall!
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Global BIG Day – Efts and NEWTs Event
October 9th is the fall Global Big Day and World Migratory Bird Day. Global Big Days celebrate birds and birdin...
Our first in-person talk is coming up Monday, September 27 at 7 pm at Lunan Hall! More information can be found here: #tbay
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Youth Programs & Community Science Presentation
This summer, TBFN relaunched its Youth Programming with three new program streams: the Wolf Packs, the Efts, and t...
Our next field trip is scheduled Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 10:00 am as we explore the geology of the Thunder Bay Region. Unfortunately, this event is full. More information can be found here:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | *** Event Full *** Geology of the Thunder Bay Region
Join Gene Kent as we tour the geological formation of the region traveling back in time from our youngest rock ...
The Hawk Migration Association of North America is looking for citizen scientists to count migrating hawks along the Great Lakes on Saturday, September 18th and Sunday, September 19th at sites other than official count sites. Details can be found here:
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Great Lakes Hawk Watch
In partnership with the Toronto Ornithological Club, the Ontario Field Ornithologists, the Niagara Peninsula Hawkwatch, ...
Join us on our next field trip on Saturday, September 11 at 1:00 pm as we search for mushrooms! Visit us here to register: #tbay
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists | Mushroom Search Outing
Join Len Hutchison as we look for mushrooms behind the Current River Arena. We will meet in front of the parki...