Calendar of Events

 

 

Monday, November 23rd, 2017, 7:00 pm

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex November Meeting

        LOCATION:     St. Mark's Anglican Church Hall
                               
4 Needle Street, Sussex Corner

        FEATURING:  Guest SpeakerGart Bishop

        TOPIC:            Grand Lake Meadows

        The unique wetlands along the TransCanada Highway between Jemseg and Upper Gagetown
 are part of the Grand Lake Meadows. A portion of these wetlands is protected as Grand Lake PNA.
It is home to a collection of species some of which are not found elsewhere in the province.
 Gart will describe some of these species and what makes this area so different from other wetlands.

 

Thursday, December 14th, 2017, All Day

        EVENT:  St. Martins Christmas Bird Count

        LOCATION:     St. Martins Area

        COMPILER:   Ted Sears (506-833-2534)

E-mail Ted or Nancy <fundyhiking@xplornet.ca> to get involved.

Saturday, December 16th, 2017, All Day

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex Christmas Bird Count

        LOCATION:     Sussex Area

        COMPILER:    Dianne McFarlane (433-1405)

Detailed planning will be done at our regular meeting on November 23rd.

 

Monday, January 22nd, 2018, 7:00 pm

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex January Meeting

        LOCATION:     St. Mark's Anglican Church Hall
                               
4 Needle Street, Sussex Corner

        FEATURING:  Guest Speaker Nancy Sears
                                                            Fundy Hiking & Nature Tours

        TOPIC:            Salt Marshes

 

Monday, February 26th, 2018, 7:00 pm

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex February Meeting

        LOCATION:     St. Mark's Anglican Church Hall
                               
4 Needle Street, Sussex Corner

        FEATURING:  Guest SpeakerHolly Lightfoot
                                                            Bird Studies Canada

        TOPIC:            Maritimes Marsh Monitoring Program

 

Monday, March 26th, 2018, 7:00 pm

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex March Meeting

        LOCATION:     St. Mark's Anglican Church Hall
                               
4 Needle Street, Sussex Corner

        FEATURING:  Guest SpeakerGraham Milner

        TOPIC:            Schoales Dam Ranger Camp

The Schoales Dam Ranger Camp is a quiet forest retreat tucked away in the Shepody area about a kilometre past Adair's Wilderness
Lodge.  Relatively few people know it exists but a Sussex group called the Homesteaders Association Incorporated is trying to fix up the
camp so that more nature lovers can use it.

Graham Milner, one of the founding members of the Homesteaders Association will be with us for the evening to tell us about their
progress to date and their plans for the site.

 

Monday, April 23rd, 2018, 7:00 pm

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex February Meeting

        LOCATION:     St. Mark's Anglican Church Hall
                               
4 Needle Street, Sussex Corner

        FEATURING:  Guest Speaker Lewnanny Richardson
                                                            Nature NB

        TOPIC:            Species at Risk Program

 

Monday, May 28th, 2018, 7:00 pm

        EVENT:  Nature Sussex February Meeting

        LOCATION:     St. Mark's Anglican Church Hall
                               
4 Needle Street, Sussex Corner

        FEATURING:  Guest SpeakerTo Be Announced

        TOPIC:            To Be Announced