2018 Brant Wildlife Festival

2018 Brant Wildlife Festival

March 25, Brant in the Bay

  • Enjoy the chance to view Brant geese and other birds through spotting scopes and have all your nature questions answered by the Arrowsmith Naturalists at Parksville Community Park.

April 7 & 8, Pacific Brant & Carving Show

  • Drop by the Parksvile Community Centre to see amazing wildlife woodcarvings and the work of other top wildlife artists hosted by the Vancouver Island Woodcarvers Club. Click for more details

April 14, Eagle Release

  • Check out the amazing birds at the North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre in Errington and see a rehabilitated eagle released into the wild.

April 21, Bioblitz

  • Join expert scientists to help identify and count plants and birds on a special property, hosted by the Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Region Research Institute. No experience necessary!

April 22, Brant Wildlife Interpretive Park Dedication

  • Head to Qualicum Beach to see the new Brant Wildlife Interpretive Park that will be dedicated in memory of Faye Smith who dedicated her life to conserving nature.

More events will be added in January.

If you would like more information, want to volunteer or run an event, or have any questions, please call Robin Rivers at 1-866-288-7878 (604-924-9771 in Vancouver) or email