Young Naturalists Club

Registered Name: Young Naturalists Club

Business Number: 829559129RR0001

Regular Programing Fund

Campaign Ends Dec. 31, 2020

The YNC Regular Program Fund supports the every-day work we do engaging kids and families in nature. Your support helps us fund supplies for our youth-led conservation action projects, travel and space bookings for our field adventures, and salary support for the staff that keep our programs going.

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Here are some of the awesome things we did in 2019:

- Family field trip to Otter Ponds Demonstration Forest in Mooseland

- Lichen scavenger hunt through Blue Mountain Birch Cove Wilderness Area

- 4 Christmas Bird Count 4 Kids events! in Halifax, Dartmouth, East Hants, and Cape Breton

- Tween birding trip to Point Pleasant Park

- Pebbles of Nova Scotia beach walk in Inverness

- All About Coyotes family field trip to Cape Breton Highlands National Park

- Youth-led Conservation Action: water quality monitoring in urban Dartmouth

- Youth-led Conservation Action: native species plantings in Shubie Park

- Nature by Night viewing at Halifax North

- Geology Scavenger Hunt for tweens at the NS Museum of Natural History

- Family stargazing trip to York Redoubt with the Royal Astronomical Society Halifax Chapter

And here are some of the things we hope to do in 2020!

- 35 family field trips in 5 communities across Nova Scotia

- Our first ever tweens-only overnight trip to biodiverse South West Nova Scotia

- More youth-led conservation action projects along the Shubenacadie River

- 5 Christmas Bird Counts

- Online programing, like live presentations, trivia, and challenges, to help families engage with nature during Covid-19

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We're Adapting our Programing to Covid-19! See our new Covid-19 Campaign for more on how we're shifting from bringing kids to nature to bringing nature to kids.

$1,825 raised out of $10,000 goal

18.25% Complete
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