Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists

c/o 1222 Horseshoe Lake Rd.

Minden, ON, K0M 2K0

 

Activities

Photogallery

Snowdon Park

Executive

Membership

Haliburton Information

Haliburton Highlands Land Trust

 

Randy leads a snowshoe hike

at the Altberg Wildlife Sanctuary Nature Reserve

Current Up-coming Activity

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Haliburton Museum

Contact Gord Sheehan 705 286-3475 if there are questions.

Annual Potluck & Show & Tell. Dinner at 6:00 p.m. and members’ photos at 7.00pm. Please bring 5 to 10 mins of pictures on a thumb drive, photos, objects, tales, etc., to share memories, nature sightings, trips etc

 

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

Minden Cultural Centre

Chris Ketola, Former Managing Director of the Ontario Specialized Species Centre & Master Falconer,

Snow Birds: Exploring the incredible lives of Canada's birds of prey

 

 

All welcome at all the programs. Free for members and only $5.00 for non-members.

Refreshments available by donation. Remember to lug-a-mug.

 

 

Don’t forget the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) Feb. 16-19, 2018

You can count from your window the birds in your own backyard!

For info: Bird Studies Canada and to submit The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC)

Let’s get Haliburton counted.

 

NATURE NEWS YOU CAN USE

 For the Birds by Susan Hay

·        Hibernation Habits of Haliburton Animals by Marg Chambers

Contact Us:

E-mail: info@hhfn.ca

 

 

Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists visit the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association Fish Hatchery.

 

Since 1992 HHFN has been a not for profit organization dedicated to …..

·           Fostering community interest in and knowledge of nature and nature related subjects.

·           Promotion of community awareness and understanding of relationships in nature through educational activities.

·           Providing community forum and advocate for matters of environmental concern.

·           Membership is open to all individuals who subscribe to the above objectives. HHFN is one of 134 affiliate clubs that make up the Ontario Nature’s “Nature Network”. (Federation of Ontario Naturalists).

·           Implementation of a Junior Naturalists Program and the co-management of Snowdon Park and its wetland trail complex are two of the group's undertakings.

·           Outings & presentations are held throughout the year. Watch this site or the local newspapers for information. Members will be emailed. Non-members are welcome to attend.

 

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"Naturalist … one devoted to or versed in the study of animal and plant life"