Conservation Volunteers in the Whitemouth River Watershed (Photo by NCC)

Conservation Volunteers in the Whitemouth River Watershed (Photo by NCC)


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  • The adult burrowing owl’s flight is choppy, with long glides. (Photo by Lauren Meads)
    Manitoba Grassland Birding Festival
    June 5, 2022

    St. Lazare, Manitoba

    An incredible opportunity to meet your neighbours in conservation! Come join us for hotdogs, prizes, and the chance to meet a live burrowing owl!


Recordings of past events

Prairie smoke, Carden Alvar, Ontario (Photo by NCC)Take a Walk on the Wild(flower) Side | July 23, 2020

Girls with telescope. Tall Grass Prairie. Photo by D. LipnowskiNature & the Night Sky | July 30, 2020

Fort Ellice cairn (Photo by T. Frickes)Prairie Places: A Fort Ellice Story | August 13, 2020

Shorebirds in flight at Jiggens Bluff 2, MB (Photo by Christian Artuso)Shorebirds on the Move | September 22, 2020

Whitemouth River Watershed Natural Area, MB (Photo by Mike Dembeck) Forest Forage Walk | September 24, 2020

Riding Mountain Aspen Parkland in the Fall (Photo by NCC) Candid Canada: Tips for capturing nature on camera | October 28, 2020

NCC’s Tall Grass Prairie Natural Area protects Canada’s only population of endangered Poweshiek skipperling. (Photo by NCC) Poweshiek skipperling: Recovery tales of a tiny butterfly | December 10, 2020

Fluffy chickadee (Photo by NCC)Winter Adaptation | March 3, 2021

Cow on Fort Ellice property. Photo by NCC. Prairie Places: A look at community pastures | April 8, 2021

 Agassiz Trail, MB (Photo by NCC) Celebration of Conservation | April 22, 2021

It was mating season for these spectacular blister beetles. (Photo by Dr. Diana Bizecki Robson)Manitoba's Hidden Creatures | May 20, 2021

Exploring the area around The Weston Family Tallgrass Prairie Interpretive Centre (Photo by NCC) The Nature of Health | May 27, 2021

Short-eared owl (Photo by Gregory Johnston) Things that make you go BOO! | October 27, 2021

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