Spring migration is here, so check out the weekly reports! 

Spring is in the air and the migratory songbirds are already arriving at Lesser Slave Lake. Our Spring Migration Monitoring program started up in mid-April for our 31st year of avian migration monitoring at Slave Lake! 

2023 Annual Report: If you want to refresh your memory on last season, you can check out our 2023 Annual Report with all the highlights and recaps from last year. And of course, we have started our  Weekly Reports from the station to keep you informed of all the exciting things happening there throughout the season. 


Check out our Spring Fieldtrips! 

Are you a teacher looking for a special fieldtrip for your students this spring? Check out some of our hands-on science and outdoor recreation fieldtrip programs that will connect your students to nature through real science!
  • Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory Programs – Early May to June 10th
    • Bird Banding 101 – Gr 1-6
    • Bird Observatory Tour – Secondary, Public
    • BIO 30 Population Monitoring
  • Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation Programs: available anytime. Check out some of our new programs for this spring. 
    • What is a bird? – Pre-k/K, 
    • Boreal Forest Explorers – New Kindergarten 
    • Ecosystem Engineers – New Grade 2 
    • Great Boreal Forest – Secondary

To book a program, or for more information:  780-849-8240 or info@borealbirdcentre.ca


27th Annual Songbird Festival
May 25 & 26, 2024

Spring is here, so join us for our 27th Annual Songbird Festival this month. It is always one of our favourite event for members and friends. Check out our Songbird Festival Page for all the details and updates

Download 2024 Songbird Festival Poster Here! 

Saturday – May 25th: This is the big morning for our festival  with lots of activities planned: Guided birding walks, LSLBO tours, nature workshops, bird house and bird feeder building,  FREE pancake breakfast/BBQ and lots of fun for all ages.

Sunday – May 26th: 18th Annual Bird Run/Walk (5K/10K) takes place at the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation. Download your registration form here! 

Phone: 780-849-8240 or Email: info@borealbirdcentre.ca for more information in this special event!