Nature

(Courtesy Photo | Frank Zmuda)

VIDEO: Beaver waddles through downtown Vancouver

‘Makin’ my way downtown…’

(Courtesy Photo | Frank Zmuda)
Two giant grizzly bears engaged in a territorial fight. (Wayne Duke photo)

Trouble’s a bruin: B.C. photographer’s images of grappling grizzlies garner international acclaim

Amazing photos taken on trip to Tahumming River in Toba Inlet picked up by Daily Mail in Britain

Two giant grizzly bears engaged in a territorial fight. (Wayne Duke photo)
Natalie Mahara will lead a discussion on the impacts of microplastics in our area. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Nature hosts online discussion about the impacts of microplastics in the Salish Sea

Comox Valley Nature is hosting an online lecture by Natalie Mahara. The…

  • Nov 11, 2020
Natalie Mahara will lead a discussion on the impacts of microplastics in our area. Photo supplied
Comox Valley Nature is hosting a webinar about humpback whales on Oct. 18. (Photo credit: Jared Towers, MERS, Marine Mammal License MML-42)

Comox Valley Nature hosting humpback whale webinar

“Return of the Giants” to be aired Oct. 18

  • Oct 13, 2020
Comox Valley Nature is hosting a webinar about humpback whales on Oct. 18. (Photo credit: Jared Towers, MERS, Marine Mammal License MML-42)
Comox Valley Nature is hosting an online lecture by Dan Strickland. The lecture, entitled “2020 Update on Paradise Meadows Canada Jay Research” is on Sunday, Sept. 20, 7-9 p.m. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Nature hosting webinar about the Canada jay

Dan Strickland presents findings of his research into the popular Strathcona Park bird

  • Sep 15, 2020
Comox Valley Nature is hosting an online lecture by Dan Strickland. The lecture, entitled “2020 Update on Paradise Meadows Canada Jay Research” is on Sunday, Sept. 20, 7-9 p.m. Photo supplied
In July 2020, Musqueam Chief Wayne Sparrow captured a slow-motion video of an eagle fishing for its next meal near Bowen Island. (Screenshot of video)

VIDEO: Musqueam Chief captures captivating footage of bald eagle catching meal

‘This is why we have chosen to live here since time immemorial,’ Chief Wayne Sparrow’s nephew says

In July 2020, Musqueam Chief Wayne Sparrow captured a slow-motion video of an eagle fishing for its next meal near Bowen Island. (Screenshot of video)
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VIDEO: Injured bald eagle rescued in B.C. First Nations community

Bird suspected injured in fight, whisked off to Coquitlam rehab

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Amateur photographer captured this photograph on April 28, 2020 of a leucistic Canada Goose on a Chilliwack waterway. (William Snow photo)

Amateur B.C. photographer captures rare pale-coloured Canada Goose

Bird with the condition ‘leucism’ appears almost ghostlike

Amateur photographer captured this photograph on April 28, 2020 of a leucistic Canada Goose on a Chilliwack waterway. (William Snow photo)
5 ways to connect with nature at the Brant Wildlife Festival!

5 ways to connect with nature at the Brant Wildlife Festival!

Vancouver Island residents invited to visit Parksville-Qualicum during annual spring celebration

  • Mar 2, 2020
5 ways to connect with nature at the Brant Wildlife Festival!
The best thing a flower-lover can do is buy locally to reduce the travel-related carbon footprint, says Julia Zini. (Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Flower fans push industry to be more eco-conscious

Vancouver shop owner Rosemin Jutha says she buys 90 per cent of her flowers from United Flower Growers

The best thing a flower-lover can do is buy locally to reduce the travel-related carbon footprint, says Julia Zini. (Black Press Media)
Although global warming is usually reported in terms of average degrees per year, climatologists say that’s not how it’s actually experienced. (Black Press Media file photos)

Research shows climate change silencing spots once buzzing with bees

Bees have faced a series of threats for years, including habitat loss, parasites and pesticide use

Although global warming is usually reported in terms of average degrees per year, climatologists say that’s not how it’s actually experienced. (Black Press Media file photos)
The yellow-rumped warbler tends to arrive on Vancouver Island in early March. (Black Press Media file)

Despite reports of decline, birds flocking to national parks in Canadian Rockies

Recent studies suggest overall bird population has slid by three billion since 1970

The yellow-rumped warbler tends to arrive on Vancouver Island in early March. (Black Press Media file)
Photographer Dave Hutchison Captures The Natural World

Photographer Dave Hutchison Captures The Natural World

Award winning photography of beautiful landscapes and wildlife

  • Nov 16, 2018
Photographer Dave Hutchison Captures The Natural World