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Discovering Freshwater Bay’s Diversity

Be a citizen scientist for a day! We need your help identifying species on a prospective nature reserve just outside St. John’s at Freshwater Bay. Whether you’re a bird buff, plant pro, or new naturalist, we’ll need all hands on deck to conduct a thorough inventory of the landscape! If you’d like to carpool to […]

Codroy Valley Spring Bird Survey

Every-birdy is welcome! Whether you are a long-time birder or just getting started, we invite you to come spend the day observing and counting bird species in and around the Grand Codroy Estuary! This area is prime habitat for an incredible variety of birds, including great blue heron, green-winged teal, belted kingfishers, and black-throated green warblers. […]

Sandy Point Beach Clean-up

Help clean the beaches of litter and marine debris on beautiful Sandy Point; an island rich in cultural history, with sand dunes, salt marshes, and a wide variety of birds. If you’d like to carpool to the event, please click here. Happy travels!

Codroy Valley Restoration Planting

Ready, set, restore! Take part in a rewarding day of planting as we continue to enhance a natural buffer of native trees between the estuary and an agricultural field. These trees will help stabilize the banks and filter water running into the river. As the trees grow, they will become additional habitat for the diversity […]

Torbay Gully Bird Survey

Whether you’re a long-time birder or new to the birding game, this bird count is for you! Join us in the Torbay Gully to identify as many species as we can in this beautiful urban wetland. Please note: the early start time is to observe birds when they’re most active. If you’d like to carpool […]

Sandy Point Beach Sweep

Come help NCC clean up the litter and marine debris on the beaches of beautiful Sandy Point; an island rich in cultural history, with sand dunes, salt marshes, and a wide variety of birds. If you’d like to carpool to the event, please click here to add your car or join a ride going to […]

Crabbes River Restoration Planting

Ready, set, restore! Join us for a rewarding day of planting as we create a natural buffer of native trees along the Crabbes River. These trees will help stabilize the banks and filter water running into the river. As the trees grow, they will help return the land to its natural state. If you’d like […]

Codroy Valley Fall Bird Survey

Birders of all levels, join NCC in observing and counting waterfowl species in and around the Grand Codroy Estuary! This area is prime habitat for a large variety of waterfowl, including American black duck, Canada goose, great blue heron, and green-winged teal. If you’d like to carpool to the event, please click here to add […]

Codroy Valley BioBlitz

Come help NCC inventory our newest property along the Grand Codroy Estuary, an internationally renowned wetland.  You bring your expertise on species ID, and we’ll bring the snacks! If you would like to carpool to the event, please click here to add your car or join a ride going to the event.  There is also […]