Nova Scotia Nature Trust | Nova Scotians Protecting Nova Scotia

News & Events

New Urban Wildlands Saved in Halifax

Urban Wildlands Conservation Celebration

La Grande Île—New Conservation Lands a Double Win for Conservation

New refuge for Globally Declining Shorebirds

Nature Trust Celebrates Historic Investment in Biodiversity

Gifts Fit for a Turtle: New Wilderness Sanctuary and Gifts of Nature

Sobey Family Protects Land on the St. Mary's River



Join the Nature Trust this summer to learn about nature conservation in Nova Scotia, and to get outside and enjoy our beautiful province! Read about our 2018 Connecting with Nature Events Series.


Conservation Showcase & Annual General Meeting
June 19, 7-9pm
Museum of Natural History, 1747 Summer St., Halifax
Join us for an evening of exciting news, celebration and appreciation. We will announce new conservation successes and honour some very special people who made these accomplishments possible. Enjoy a visual journey through Nova Scotia’s most special wild places.
Annual General Meeting begins at 6pm with Showcase to follow.

Volunteer Appreciation Hike
Date and Time TBD
A special hike to recognize our wonderful volunteers!
More details coming soon.
Interested in joining? Sign up to our volunteer program today!

Property Guardian Training
Date and Time TBD
Training Opportunities for Property Guardians will be taking place throughout the year.
Stay tuned for updates!

The Expedition for the Earth
September 22-29th
The Nova Scotia Nature Trust’s third Expedition for the Earth adventure trek is to Ecuador, from September 22-29, 2018. This fully-guided, 8 day adventure will be expertly led by Berg Adventures International.
The goal of the Expedition for the Earth is to raise funds and awareness to help preserve special wild places in Nova Scotia, while challenging participants to explore fascinating protected areas around the world. For more information.

Annual Dinner & Auction
October 25th, 5:30pm.
Cunard Center, Halifax
Join the Nature Trust and much-loved and entertaining local zoologist, curator and nature educator, Andrew Hebda, at our 21st Annual Dinner and Auction. Help us celebrate this year’s land conservation successes, network with like-minded friends, and help raise critical funds for our continued work saving our most unique and outstanding natural places. Tickets are on sale now! For more information.


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