Teach Biodiversity

BEAN offers biodiversity-focused lesson plans and field trip suggestions so you can fulfill Ontario curriculum expectations and spend your time teaching your students, not planning.

Experience Biodiversity

Use outdoor play time with your kids to show them what creates and sustains Ontario’s natural world close to home.

Rally for Biodiversity

Share your passion for Ontario’s ecological connectedness on International Biodiversity Day— May 22. Hosting? Get a grant. Interested? See what’s happening close to you.

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EcoZone Event Calendar

Month Week Day
May 2017
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
May 1, 2017 May 2, 2017 May 3, 2017 May 4, 2017

Category: South Central EcoZone7:00 pm: Bird Identification Workshop

7:00 pm: Bird Identification Workshop
May 5, 2017 May 6, 2017

Category: West EcoZone10:00 am: Sing a Song of Biodiversity

10:00 am: Sing a Song of Biodiversity

Category: South Central EcoZone10:00 am: Terrestrial Invaders Workshop

10:00 am: Terrestrial Invaders Workshop
May 7, 2017
May 8, 2017 May 9, 2017 May 10, 2017 May 11, 2017 May 12, 2017 May 13, 2017 May 14, 2017
May 15, 2017 May 16, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZone9:00 am: Pollinator Garden Planting

9:00 am: Pollinator Garden Planting
May 17, 2017 May 18, 2017

Category: Central EcoZone9:00 am: Georgian Bay Water Festival

9:00 am: Georgian Bay Water Festival

Category: Eastern EcoZone9:30 am: Garlic Mustard Pull

9:30 am: Garlic Mustard Pull
May 19, 2017

Category: West EcoZone9:15 am: Backus Biodiversity Day

9:15 am: Backus Biodiversity Day
May 20, 2017 May 21, 2017

Category: West EcoZone1:00 pm: Biodiversity Blitz @ Bonnieheath

1:00 pm: Biodiversity Blitz @ Bonnieheath
May 22, 2017

Category: West EcoZone10:00 am: Biodiversity Celebration

10:00 am: Biodiversity Celebration
May 23, 2017

Category: West EcoZone9:30 am: World Turtle Day Extravaganza

9:30 am: World Turtle Day Extravaganza
May 24, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZone10:00 am: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

10:00 am: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)
May 25, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZone12:00 AM - 11:59 PM: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)
May 26, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZoneN/A: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

N/A: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)
May 27, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZoneN/A: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

N/A: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

Category: Eastern EcoZone4:00 am: BioBlitz - Whitchurch Stouffville

4:00 am: BioBlitz - Whitchurch Stouffville

Category: South Central EcoZone9:00 am: Garlic Mustard Plant and Pull

9:00 am: Garlic Mustard Plant and Pull

Category: Eastern EcoZone9:00 am: Lucas Point Park Wildflower Days

9:00 am: Lucas Point Park Wildflower Days

Category: West EcoZone9:30 am: Fight the Phrag. Work Day

9:30 am: Fight the Phrag. Work Day
May 28, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZoneN/A: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

N/A: BioBlitz 2017! (Wintergreen Studios)

Category: Eastern EcoZone9:00 am: RCATV Volunteer Trail Maintenance and Invasive Species Awareness Training

9:00 am: RCATV Volunteer Trail Maintenance and Invasive Species Awareness Training
May 29, 2017

Category: South Central EcoZone9:00 am: Garlic Mustard Pull Challenge

9:00 am: Garlic Mustard Pull Challenge
May 30, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZone10:00 am: Establishing Pollinator Habitat at OTCC’s Educational Facility

10:00 am: Establishing Pollinator Habitat at OTCC’s Educational Facility
May 31, 2017 June 1, 2017 June 2, 2017 June 3, 2017

Category: Eastern EcoZone9:00 am: Improving Water Quality and Increasing Biodiversity through Shoreline Restoration - Demonstration Planting

9:00 am: Improving Water Quality and Increasing Biodiversity through Shoreline Restoration - Demonstration Planting

Category: Central EcoZone9:00 am: Native Plant Sale

9:00 am: Native Plant Sale

Category: Northern EcoZone10:00 am: Central Algoma Educational Pollinator Garden

10:00 am: Central Algoma Educational Pollinator Garden
June 4, 2017

EcoZone Event Map