Projects & Events
Citizen Science Projects
The purpose of the project is to provide a centralized platform for the coordination and promotion of Bioblitz events throughout Mi'kma'ki (Nova Scotia) in collaboration with citizen scientists and environmental organizations and groups.
EVENTS & Workshops
Throughout the year the Society will host a number of events and workshops at the Arlington Teaching Forest. Guest speakers will share their knowledge and expertise on a variety of topics related to the forest. Here is a brief list of sample topics that might be offered:
Forest bathing and meditation
Migratory bird bioblitz
Vernal pools & frogs
Hemlock Woolly Adlegid
Plant & tree identification
Compass and GPS navigation
Nesting box building
Waterproof shoes, or hiking boots, long pants and long sleeve shirt are recommended
Plan to bring a camera or smartphone to take photos
Humans only - please leave your pets at home!
Events will follow public health guidelines (e.g. family bubbles, masking when distancing is not possible)