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Getting ready for winter!
Photo by Christine Birkett.
“Handsome Blue Jay enjoying the winter weather” photo by Christine Birkett
Painted Lady Butterfly
An oft-seen sight this summer! Photo by Ted Dyke
Beechdrops
Photo by Ken Allison
Rusty Blackbirds in Almonte
Photo by Michel Gauthier

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Gray Ratsnake:  A Frontenac Axis Endangered Species

Gray Ratsnake: A Frontenac Axis Endangered Species

Category: 2019-2020 “Over, Under and Through – A Closer Look at Nature”

Thursday, January 16th, the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists continues its 2019-2020 speaker series, “Over, Under and Through - A Closer Look at Nature” with Tobi Kieswater....read more >>

Rideau Ferry Christmas Bird Count Results 2019

Rideau Ferry Christmas Bird Count Results 2019

Category: Birding

The Rideau Ferry Christmas Bird Count took place on December 14, maintaining the tradition of having the count on the first available Saturday in the designated CBC period....read more >>

Carleton Place Christmas Bird Count Results

Carleton Place Christmas Bird Count Results

Category: Birding,Carleton Place CBC

On December 27th, 2019 local Mississippi Valley and area volunteers took part in the 120th Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC). The annual event is a worldwide citizen science project organized by Audubon, Birds Canada and supported by the Mississippi Valley...read more >>

Northern Hawk Owl

Northern Hawk Owl

Category: Birding,Recent Sightings

Northern Hawk Owls are a boreal species which behaves like a hawk but looks like an owl. The black outline around the face combined with the long tail and barring on the front distinguish this medium size owl....read more >>

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Speakers Series: Tracking Urban Wildlife

February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Full Calendar of Events 

Watch for details of nature presentations which take place at 7:30 PM on third Thursdays in January, February, March, April, Sept, Oct, and November, Almonte United Church.

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