The Nature Nut

“I took a walk out in the woods and came out taller than the trees!” – Henry David Thoreau

Upcoming Events

Elgin Heritage Park..

Meet at the parking lot at the boat launch and Stewart Farm,( 13723 Crescent Road), at 9:30 sharp. Coffee at Belle's Cafe at 140th.

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Country woods walk and lunch

Meet at my house for a neighborhood walk and coffee and light lunch after...

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Mud Bay Dyke walk to Delta—- cancelled——–

Meet at Mud Bay parking lot at 9:30 sharp, watch for the dunlins flying in murmuration!

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Watershed Park

Meet at 9;30 sharp at parking lot at Pinewood Elementary School in Delta 11777 Pinewood drive.  Some rain expected. Coffee place to be announced

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Crescent Park

Meet at the parking lot off Crescent Road and 129tbh street at 9:30 sharp we will leave. Listen for the Kinglets and the changes in the forest, perhaps some mushrooms […]

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Langley Regional trail

Meet at the small parking lot (off 216th and turn East on 3rd Ave to lot), at 9:30 sharp. Pleasant walk along meadows and  through forest trails. Coffee at One […]

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did you know…

Here are a few fun facts you may not have known about nature and animals from around the world…

What is the slowest animal on earth?

The slowest animal on earth is the three toed sloth, which has an average speed of 0.16 km/h!

How long does a dragonfly live?

The average lifespan of a dragonfly is 24 hrs!

Forget carrots!

Did you know reindeer like bananas?

Off with his head!

A cockroach can survive a week without it’s head!

Don't get too affectionate...

Tree hugging is forbidden in China!

No need for Q-Tips

A giraffe can clean it’s ears with it’s 21 inch tongue