Nature Nanaimo

is your local nature club in Nanaimo, BC.

Our mission is to foster public interest, appreciation, and enjoyment of nature, and to promote the conservation of healthy, natural ecosystems in the Nanaimo region.

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

Recent Posts

  • Asian Giant Hornets & “The B-Team”

    February 6th, 2020 Bespoke Band of Beekeepers Beat Back the Bee-eating Beasties by Besieging their Burrowing Bunker Conrad Bérubé wrote up a brief description of how establishment of Asian Giant Hornets in Nanaimo was averted. This was published in the …Read More »
  • Moorecroft Nature Ramble – Feb. 1, 2020

    On Saturday morning a small group of Nature Nanaimo members ventured out after the deluge to explore lovely Moorecroft Regional Park. We were rewarded not only with sunshine, but a wonderful diversity of waterfowl and a pleasant walk through the …Read More »
  • Meeting with Paul Manly, MP for Nanaimo-Ladysmith

    December 20, 2019 Nature Nanaimo’s Board of Directors, Michael Stebbings, Carole Lee and Staffan Lindgren, met with Mr. Paul Manly, MP for Nanaimo-Ladysmith, on December 18 to introduce our organization and to discuss issues of mutual concern. We discussed a …Read More »
  • Buttertubs Marsh Conservation Area Plan

    By Michael Stebbings Planning for the Buttertubs Marsh Conservation Area began in earnest in 2004 with the development of a Management Plan for the East Marsh. With the acquisition of the West Marsh in 2012 by Ducks Unlimited and the …Read More »