Check out our summer job opportunities!

Each summer, the LSLBO provides great summer job opportunities for young people who love nature, birds, and the boreal forest. Check out the positions that we have available for this summer!

  • Migration Field Assistant – support our long term avian monitoring programs at the station. Working with our amazing research team, you will have the chance to build on your birding and banding skills this summer.
  • Summer Interpreter – Do you love people? Spend the summer working with people of all ages including school fieldtrips, summer day camps, family program and tours of the LSLBO.

For more information on the positions, check out our job opportunities page!

Check out our Education Programs! 

Are you a teacher looking for a “cool” fieldtrip for your students this  year? Check out some of our hands-on science and outdoor recreation fieldtrip programs at the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation. Best of all, each of these winter fieldtrip programs have been updated to meet the new K-Gr 3 curriculum!  
  • What is a bird? – Prek/K
  • Seasonal Mix-up Mystery – Gr 1
  • Charlie the Chickadee science experiment – Grade 2
  • Winter Wildlife Adaptations – Elementary
  • Snow Science Programs – Grade 5
  • Winter Survival – all grades
  • Snowshoe Ecology Hikes – Gr 3 and up
Download our Education Program Brochure here!  Visit our Education Resources for Teachers and Parents page for more ideas! 

Just call us for more information at:  780-849-8240 or

27th Annual Songbird Festival
May 25 & 26, 2024


Winter hadn’t even fully arrived up here in northern Alberta, but it is already time to start planning for our Annual Songbird Festival next spring. Keep checking on our Songbird Festival Page for all the details and updates

Saturday – May 25th: Check it out! Birding walks, tours of the LSLBO, nature workshops, bird house building,  pancake breakfast and lots of fun for all ages.

Sunday – May 26th: 17th Annual Bird Run/Walk (5K/10K) takes place at the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation.

Phone: 780-849-8240 or Email: for more information.