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Snowy Owl Sightings.  The snowies are back!  Keep informed on sightings in the Calgary area on our Snowy Owl Sightings page.

Friends of Fish Creek Winter Birding Course.  Twelve weekly outings starting January 7, 2013. Cost is $50 for Friends members, $75 for non-members.  See here for more details.

Calgary Association of Lifelong Learners (CALL) Winter Birding and Nature Appreciation course.  Twelve Sunday morning outings, 9 am to noon, Led by Gus Yaki.  January 13 to March 31.  Must be a member of CALL.  Go to the web page or email tomfkerwin(at)

Sign up for other Calgary-area Christmas Bird Counts.


Tuesday January 1, 2013, 9 am to noon.  Fish Creek Provincial Park Bird Count.  Contact Jim Washbrook to participate:  jwashbrook(at) ; 403-613-9216.

Wednesday January 9, 7:30 pm.  Nature Calgary Bird Studies Group. Phil Cram will present the results of the Calgary Christmas Bird Count.  (Note the date change – Bird Studies Group meetings are normally on the first Wednesday of the month.)