Meetings & Events

Merritt Christmas Bird Count – Saturday December 16th, 2017. If you are interested in participating send an e-mail to nicolanaturalists@gmail.ca For information on our 2016 count click here: 2016 Merritt CBC

Evening meetings of the Nicola Naturalist Society are held once a month from September through May. We generally meet at 7PM on the third Thursday of the month in the Lecture Theatre of NVIT (Nicola Valley Institute of Technology) on Belshaw Road, Merritt. Admission is free to members. We have awesome raffles.

Field Outings are usually held in spring, summer and fall and are listed below. Members will receive e-mail notices too. Field trips are restricted to members (but visitors can sign up as a member for the day for a nominal fee).

NNS members are eligible to attend BC Nature camps, meetings and other events. Click this link to get more details: BC Nature.

Upcoming events

Click on any of the links below to see details of upcoming Nicola Naturalist Society events:

Information on past events:

Nicola Naturalist Society hosted a Spring BC Nature Camp – 29 May – 1 June 2014. For a report on this camp and many photos click here: Spring Camp

Gray Jay in the Merritt area (Photo: Alan Burger)