Nature Nanaimo

is your local nature club in Nanaimo, BC.

Our mission is to promote the enjoyment of local nature, foster public interest and understanding of local nature, and assist and support in the conservation of healthy, natural ecosystems in the Nanaimo area.

 Click on the calendar below for monthly meetings, outings, and other events scheduled throughout the year.

Recent Posts

  • President’s Report 2018-2019

    Another year has gone by, and again Nature Nanaimo members can look back on a very successful year of activities and meetings. Meetings have featured talks on topics ranging from astronomy, fungi and eel grass to tailed frogs, marmots and climate change. …Read More »
  • An Introduction to Spiders

    by Lynda Stevens Many of you know me as an avid birder and bird photographer.  This summer the birding became very quiet in mid-July and I knew that to satisfy my passion for photography I would need to find some other …Read More »
  • Hawk watch at Beechey Head – Sept. 28, 2019

    Staffan Lindgren On Saturday September 28 ten Nature Nanaimo members went to East Sooke Regional Park to participate in the annual spectacle of watching the raptor migration. Hawks, falcons, and vultures gather at the southernmost part of Vancouver Island, where …Read More »
  • Friends of Buttertubs join Nature Nanaimo

    Sept. 23, 2019 The Friends of Buttertubs, once part of the now defunct Nanoose Naturalists Society, have found a new home.             The Board of Nature Nanaimo has welcomed this active group with open arms. After summer-long discussions the two parties …Read More »