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Sights and Sounds of Brier Island

Come on out for our 6th annual Sights & Sounds of Brier Island event.  You will help cleanup the shore and complete trail maintenance including building a new boardwalk on our 3.5 km Brier Island Coastal Trail. Brier Island is renowned for its bird life and rare plant species, as well as beautiful coastal views. […]

Port Joli Wild for Waterfowl

Come be part of the 11th Annual Wild for Waterfowl Count with NCC and Bird Studies Canada! We need a team of volunteers to count coastal waterbirds within the South Shore (Port Joli Sector) Important Bird Area and Migratory Bird Sanctuaries! This data will be provided to the Canadian Wildlife Service used to assist in management of […]

Gaff Point Trailblazers

Gaff Point is a beautiful 6 km hike with great views of the ocean. To maintain the trails for public use we are asking for your help. Come on out and be true trailblazers with us! We will be restoring areas of the trails that are a little worse for wear. We need your energy […]

Sights & Sounds of Brier Island

Join NCC as we clean the shoreline along our Brier Island Nature Reserve and maintain our beautiful 3.5 km Brier Island Coastal Trail and boardwalk. You won’t want to miss this event – Brier Island is renowned for its bird life and rare plant species, as well as beautiful coastal views. If you’d like to […]

Port Joli Wild for Waterfowl

Calling all birders, from novice to experts! NCC is looking for a team of volunteers to count coastal waterbirds from Port Mouton Bay to Sable River within the South Shore (Port Joli Sector) Important Bird Area and Migratory Bird Sanctuaries! If you’d like to carpool to the event, please click here to add your car […]

Gaff Point Trail Blazers

Gaff Point is a beautiful 6 km hike with great views of the ocean. In order to maintain the trails for those who use them, we are asking for your help to come out and be true trail blazers! We will be restoring areas of the trails which are a little worse for wear. Come […]

Cain’s Mountain Clean-Up

NCC is looking for some hardworking volunteers to help clean up garbage from our Cain’s Mountain Nature Reserve! The Cain’s Mountain beautiful Acadian forests and wetlands provide habitat for many important wildlife species such Canada Warbler and Olive-sided Flycatcher, which are threatened in Nova Scotia. Garbage that was dumped along the road threatens wildlife and […]

Pugwash Waterfowl Survey

Birders of all levels, join NCC in observing and counting waterfowl species in and around the Pugwash River Estuary! This area is prime habitat for an incredible 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, https://www.groupcarpool.com/t/dj6swt to […]

Sights and Sounds of Brier Island

Come join us in cleaning the shore and trail of our 3.5km Brier Island Coastal Trail! This is a fantastic event including an educational component as well as a bird banding demonstration and a BBQ! You won’t want to miss this event – Brier Island is renowned for its bird life and rare plant species, […]

Gaff Point Trailblazers

Gaff Point is a beautiful 6 km hike with great views of the ocean. In order to maintain the trails for hikers, we are asking for your help to come out and be true trail blazers! We will be restoring areas of the trails which are a little worse for wear so make sure to […]