Bird Study Group January report

The Bird  Study Group welcomed in 2016 on January 13 at Mike Turk’s home where the topic for the evening was the comparison of two similar-sized, “chunky” wetland birds, Wilson’s Snipe and the American Woodcock. Wilson’s Snipe(Galinago delicato), stand …


RHN Meeting Jan 21, 2016 @ 7:30PM: Birding in Panama

Please joins us this Thursday evening when Tony and Joandice share an exciting slideshow featuring highlights from their recent trip to Panama, one of the world’s premier birding hotspots. The Marshals are seasoned travels who always bring home a suitc …


2015 Christmas Bird Count

In Richmond Hill, each year groups of birdwatchers of all levels of expertise disperse to their assigned sections; each group taking note of every bird and every species that they see in their area. The groups meet at the end of the day for the annual …


October Bird Group meeting

Bird Study Group Report The group gathered at the Denzel’s home on the second Wednesday of October for the first meeting of the year. The topic for the night was the pair of Common Merganser and Red-breasted Merganser, both birds which can be seen in t …


RHN Nov 19th meeting: An Amazing Amazonian Visit

An Amazing Amazonian Visit: Birds, Butterflies, and others Please join us on November 19th at 7:30pm for a survey of some of the wonderful wildlife and scenery observed on a recent trip to Brazil by a small group which included RHN members Denise and …


Donna Lewis: Bringing back Trumpeter Swans

We are pleased present a talk by Donna Lewis on Trumpeter Swans in Ontario. Donna will talk about the history of Trumpeter Swans in this province, her own involvement with the re-introduction project, with pictures, and  current status and concerns for …


OMB Hearing: Motion for costs

Thursday, April 30 at 10 a.m. at the OMB offices at 655 Bay Street, Suite 1500, 15th Floor, Toronto.


RHN AGM and Potluck Dinner

The Richmond Hill Naturalists Annual General Meeting and Potluck Dinner will be held on Thursday April 16, 2009 Potluck Dinner at 6:00 p.m. Annual General Meeting to Follow Speaker: TBA Presbyterian Church – 10066 Yonge St. Wallace Hall – Richmond Hill …


Leslie Street Spit outting with Joe Agg

I am planning an outing to the  Spit on Sunday, March 29th leaving at 7:30 am from 184 Hillsview Dr. This will be a little over a half day outing, returning early in the afternoon. Over the past few years, RHN members have seen a variety of owls at thi …


NatureWatch webinar

You are invited to the NatureWatch webinar on Wednesday April 1, 2015 from 7pm to 8pm eastern. Hosted by Nature Canada, the webinar is designed to let Canada’s nature community know about the NatureWatch citizen science initiative. The new and improved …