• GUEPE Nature Outings

    ON MAY 21 – This weekend, the fine folks at GUEPE (Groupe uni des éducateurs et professionels en environnement) want you to join them to learn about nature. Activities may be held in French.

    More info on these programs at http://www.guepe.qc.ca/

    The birds, back home!

    Free activity for all. 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Parc-nature du Bois-de-l’Île-Bizard, 2115 chemin du Bord-du-Lac

    No registration required.

    Spring and summer are critical periods for the life cycle of migratory birds. Discover with a GUEPE naturalist-educator how nesting and nestling of chicks takes place for some species present in the park. Also understand how events such as late snow storms, noise and vibration can disrupt the life cycle of migratory birds.

    Meet at the park’s reception cottage.

    The Pollinators

    Free activity for all. 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Parc-nature du Cap Saint-Jacques, 20099 boulevard Gouin Ouest, Montréal, H9K 1C1

    -Due to spring flooding, there may be a last minute change in the exact location of the activity.

    Without registration.

    GUEPE invites you to discover the insect biodiversity of Cap Saint-Jacques! Insects are paramount to pollination and the health of agriculture. Discover these small living things that allow you to eat various vegetables and fruits!

    Meet near the general store in the ecological farm area.

    Note: Presented in partnership with D3-Pierres as part of the Spring Festival.