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November 2017

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Grand Beach hike

Grand Beach hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, November 4th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

To register please call Roger at 204-451-1219.

Please join Roger for hike from East Beach to Lester Beach and area.

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Nov 4 2017
 
Lake Winnipeg Beaches

Lake Winnipeg Beaches

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, November 4th

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Rudolf Koes at 204-661-0763 for information or to register.

Late fall is a good time to look for lingering waterfowl, raptors and gulls along the beaches of S.E. Lake Winnipeg. Winter passerines, such as Snow Buntings and redpolls, should also be present.

Nov 4 2017
 
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Hike 'n Eat Around the Interlake and Eriksdale
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Watershed Planning at the Grassroots Level: a look at the Manitoba East Interlake Conservation District programs and activities

Watershed Planning at the Grassroots Level: a look at the Manitoba East Interlake Conservation District programs and activities

Presenter: 

Armand Belanger - Manager, East Interlake Conservation District, Gimli, MB

Date: 

Monday, November 6, 2017

Start Time: 

7:30 pm

Location: 

Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre, 340 Provencher Blvd on second floor - Salle Antoine-Gaborieau.

Admission: 

$5 for members (non-member rate $10)

Conservation Districts (CDs) are a partnership between the province and local municipalities to protect, restore and manage land and water resources on a watershed basis. The East Interlake Conservation District (EICD) represents 15 municipalities that are north of Winnipeg and are on the west side of the Red River and Lake Winnipeg. This presentation will highlight some of the initiatives developed by the EICD which include: development and implementation of four Integrated Watershed Management Plans (IWMP), wetland/riparian area enhancement and protection, invertebrate and water sampling, aerial mapping and planning, nutrient management programs, tall grass prairie initiatives and surface water management.

Nov 6 2017
 
 
 
 
 
Remembrance Day Hike along the Seine River

Remembrance Day Hike along the Seine River

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, November 11th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE
City Hike! Hike the south trail of the Seine River. After we are back to the starting point at the bridge, we can decide whether to do the Bois-De-Esprit on the north side of the Seine. Meet at 1:pm   at the Extra Foods parking lot at the corner of St. Anne’s Road and Southglen Blvd.
 

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Nov 11 2017
 
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Bird's Hill Provincial Park Hike

Bird's Hill Provincial Park Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, November 18th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

To register please call Roger at 204-451-1219

Please join Roger on hike on Tamarack Trail in Bird's Hill  Provincial Park . Drivers will need provincial park pass .

Meet at 9 am at Perkins parking lot at Highway 59 ( Lagimodière) and Regent .Dress warmly and bring appropriate footwear , water and snacks.

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Nov 18 2017
 
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Tour of the Fort Whyte solar installation

Tour of the Fort Whyte solar installation

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Wed, November 22nd

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Daliela at danielarempel@shaw.ca or 204-633-0668.

Tour the Fort Whyte solar installation with a talk from a representative of Solar Manitoba on this installation and solar power in Manitoba. We can follow with a walk in Fort Whyte and lunch at the Buffalo Café. Cost is only the entrance fee to Fort Whyte ($7 for seniors 65+, $8 for under 65). 

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Nov 22 2017
 
 
 
Transcona Urban Trails Walk

Transcona Urban Trails Walk

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, November 25th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please register after November 18th by emailing Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net

Explore the Transcona Trail system courtesy of the Winnipeg Trail Association, followed by a rendezvous to a local restaurant. About 8km in total.

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Nov 25 2017
 
Fall Potluck

Fall Potluck

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, November 25th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please register with Roger at 204-451-1219 if you plan on attending potluck .BYOB .

Meet at Roger's and Karen's place for a potluck starting at 6 pm at 623 Ingersoll between Portage and St Matthews in West End area of Winnipeg close to Polo Park .

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Up Close and Personal with Manitoba Owls

Up Close and Personal with Manitoba Owls

Presenter: 

Jim Duncan - Director, Wildlife and Fisheries Branch, Manitoba Sustainable Development

Date: 

Monday, November 27, 2017

Start Time: 

7:30 pm

Location: 

Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre, 340 Provencher Blvd on second floor - Salle Antoine-Gaborieau.

Admission: 

$5 for members (non-member rate $10)

Come out and get up close and personal with owls … and learn about the latest Manitoba owl research with biologist and world owl expert Jim Duncan. Using a variety of media, personal owl impressions, owl parts, and one of Jim’s live owl sidekicks, Jim will introduce you to the mysterious lives of these largely nocturnal creatures. Bring your camera or video camera and try to capture a live owl flying over your head. Owl posters will be available for sale after the presentation. Poster sales will go to support owl conservation and research in Manitoba.

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