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Hyde Park Birding

Monday, May 20
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

We will hike the trails in this city park looking for marsh birds that inhabit this wetland area.

Meet at parking lot on south side of Slimmon Road, east of Boychuk Drive in Saskatoon.

Bus: Route 55 Lakeridge departs U of S terminal at 12:56 pm and arrives on Slimmon Road east of Boychuk about 1:20 pm.

Leader: Alice Hiller
(text: 306-381-7271)

If possible, please register for trip in advance at

Hyde Park is described on page 76 of
A Guide to Nature Viewing Sites In and Around Saskatoon.

This book is available at local bookstores and Wild Birds Unlimited. It is also available by mail by clicking below.

Red-winged Blackbird
Nick Saunders

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Hyde Park Birding

Monday, May 201:30 pm - 4:30 pm We will hike the trails in this city park looking for marsh birds that inhabit this wetland area. Meet at parking lot on south side of Slimmon Road, east of Boychuk Drive in Saskatoon. Click for map Bus: Route 55 Lakeridge departs U of...

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Factoria Riverbank Warbler Walk

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NCC Acreage near Maymont

Thursday, June 20, 7:30 AM We'll access 350 acres of private property under a Nature Conservancy of Canada easement. It's a combination of aspen parklands, wetlands, and valley slopes, with various wildflowers depending on moisture conditions. Picnic lunch on the...

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Spring Bird Count

Saturday, May 25Any Time Registration Deadline: May 23 Citizen Science Volunteers Needed! This citizen science event is organized by the Saskatoon Nature Society during the NatureCity Festival. Participants are needed to help survey the bird populations in the city...

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Printed Resources

Saskatoon Nature Society produces a number of publicatons which can be viewed by clicking below.

Field Trips

Everyone is welcome to attend field trips. Lots of information is available by clicking below.

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Membership in the Saskatoon Nature Society costs $20 per year. Donations to SNS qualify for a tax receipt.

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Saskatoon has many public parks and a whole river valley to explore. Many bird species, animals, plants and other wildlife can be found right in our city.

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Saskatoon Nature Society

Connecting People and Nature

Saskatoon Nature Society
Box 448, RPO University
Saskatoon, SK S7N 4J8

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Saskatoon Nature Society
Box 448, RPO University
Saskatoon, SK S7N 4J8