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Guided Bird Walks in HRM

Friday, May 24 to Friday, May 31 is the second annual Bird Week in Halifax Regional Municipality. We’ve lined up guided Bird Walks in almost every district in the municipality. Register below for any of the guided walks. The walks are free to attend but participants must register ahead of time.

District 15

Lower Sackville

First Lake Trailhead - Sports Stadium parking lot

May 24 - 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Registration form - District 15

District 1

Waverley - Fall River - Musquodoboit Valley

McDonald Sports Park

May 25 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 15

District 11

Spryfield - Sambro Loop - Prospect Road

Urban Farm of Spryfield

May 26 - 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Registration form - District 11

District 3

Dartmouth South - Eastern Passage

Shearwater Flyer Trail

May 26 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 3

District 10

Halifax - Bedford Basin West

Hemlock Ravine

May 27 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 10

District 12

Timberlea - Beechville - Clayton Park - Wedgewood

Belcher's Marsh

May 27 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 12

District 9

Halifax West Armdale

Frog Pond Trail, Sir Sandford Fleming Park

May 29 - 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Registration form - District 9

District 6

Harbourview - Burnside - Dartmouth East

Shubie Park

May 29 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 6

District 13

Hammonds Plains - St. Margarets

Jerry Lawrence Provincial Park

May 31 - 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Registration form - District 13

District 2

Preston - Chezzetcook - Eastern Shore

Gaetz Brook Greenway Eastern Trailhead

May 31 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 2

District 4

Cole Harbour - Westphal

Bissett Lake Park

May 31 - 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Registration form - District 4

The Bird Friendly Halifax Coalition is a working group of several organizations and individuals trying to make HRM most hospitable for wild birds. We want to change minds, everyday practices, and policies, to reduce impacts to the extraordinary birds around us. Learn more about our work here.