Everyone is welcome to join Nanaimo Bird Alert for two- to three-hour bird walks on Tuesday and Sunday mornings. They leave from The Backyard Wildbird and Nature Store, 6314 Metral Drive, Nanaimo, at 9 am Sunday mornings and go to a different location in and around Nanaimo each week. Tuesdays at 9 am they depart from the Parksville Beach Community Park in the parking area near the Lions Playground and go to different areas in and around the Oceanside area.
On March 28, 2010, the Sunday Bird Walk will be going to the Shelly Road side of the Englishman River Estuary in Parksville. Meet at the Birdstore at 9 am or at the end of Shelly Road on the ocean side of Highway 19a in Parksville at about 9: 25 am. For further information call The Backyard Wildbird and Nature Store at 250-390-3669.