Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Great Canadian Birdathon Sponsorship

Sponsor the Burrell team during the Great Canadian Birdathon to support Bird Studies Canada and WRN.

Monday, March 20, 2017

North Shore of Lake Ontario Outing – Trip Report

A report on the WRN outing to the north shore of Lake Ontario on Saturday March 18, 2017.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Trip Report – Cuba

A dozen WRN members visited Cuba last November.

Friday, February 24, 2017

The Archives: An Inside Look

A report on WRN’s visit to the Region of Waterloo Archives on Tuesday February 21, 2017.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Christmas Bird Count for Kids 2016

A report from the event at rare on January 7, 2017.

Friday, December 30, 2016

Daphne and Gordon Nicholls Nature Reserve

A new nature reserve in the Beaver Valley section of the Bruce Trail.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

The Importance of Honey Bee Pollination

Bees and other insects have provided free pollination for our crops for millennia. They will continue to do so if we learn to recognize their importance and return the favour by providing them with what they need to survive.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Photos from the 2016 Holiday Party

A few photos from the Dec 5, 2016 WRN Holiday Party.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Montgomery Fall Workday 2016

Report of the Fall Workday, Friday October 21, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Hidden Valley Revealed

An invitation to submit your work for a juried art show at the Homer Watson Gallery in September of 2017.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Photos from Schneider’s Woods Outing

Photos from the outing on Tuesday morning, October 11 2016.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Ecoposts Web Site Launched

Where to see nature in Waterloo Region

Friday, August 12, 2016

Climate Change Consultation Event

Invitation to attend a public consultation on climate change – Thursday Aug 18.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Grow Our Greenbelt

Act now – by asking the province to grow the Greenbelt.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

New Logo for Waterloo Region Nature

Simpler, Modern, Flexible.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Giant Hogweed found at F.H. Montgomery Wildlife Sanctuary

Warning signs posted and trails closed.

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Garlic Mustard Work Day Report

On Friday morning, June 10th, a work crew pulled a truckload of Garlic Mustard plants.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Prothonotary Warbler seen in Waterloo

WRN members spot a Prothonotary Warbler.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Birdathon 2016 Report

The Burrell team results.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Thickson’s Woods Outing Report

An all day outing to Thickson’s Woods on May 9, 2016.

Friday, April 29, 2016

Four Local Environmentalists Honored With Conservation Award

Waterloo Region Nature announced the 2016 recipients of the regional Conservation Award

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Website Transition Complete

The move to our new website is complete and the previous website at has been retired.

Monday, March 21, 2016

North Shore of Lake Ontario Outing Report

An all day outing to the north shore of Lake Ontario on March 19, 2016.

Friday, March 18, 2016

Craig Campbell Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Craig Campbell has been recognized with a Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Trust Lifetime Achievement Award

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Great Canadian Birdathon Sponsorship

Sponsor the Burrell team during the Great Canadian Birdathon to support Bird Studies Canada and WRN.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

New Book Release – Gardening for Butterflies

A new book by club member Thelma Beaubien – Gardening for Butterflies: Attracting, rescuing and raising butterflies

Monday, February 29, 2016

Outings Schedule for Spring 2016

Here are the exciting new outings being offered this spring by our wonderful members!

Monday, February 29, 2016

Discover Nature in Your City

Wednesdays – March 9, April 13, May 11
A series of talks being presented by: Kitchener’s Natural Areas Program & Waterloo Region Nature.
These programs will inspire you to discover and experience nature in our community.
All programs are free and will be hosted by the Kitchener Public Library.