About Us

Know, Appreciate, and Conserve Nature in All its Forms

The Peterborough Field Naturalists (PFN) is a registered charity and active club in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. The PFN has a history dating back to 1940.

For current news and events in Peterborough’s naturalist community, feel free to download our monthly newsletter, The Orchid. If you are already a PFN member, we hope you are enjoying our newsletter in the mail. If you are not a member yet, we invite you to fill out the membership form on the last page of the newsletter and come to our next meeting.

We meet at 7:30pm the second Wednesday of the month Sept-Dec and Feb-June at the Peterborough Public Library Auditorium (downstairs) ENVIRONMENT CENTRE, 2505 Pioneer Road, near Trent University.
Light refreshments are provided for a donation, and please lug-a-mug to help us reduce use of disposable cups.

Who are we?

The Board of Directors

TitleName
PresidentTed Vale
Vice President, Fisheries CouncilKim Zippel
SecretaryMartin Parker
TreasurerDave Heuft
Meeting CoordinatorPhillip Shaw
Meeting CoordinatorMarie Duchesneau
Outings CoordinatorPaul Elliot
Harper Park Committee ChairRene Gareau
Co-webmasterDylan Radcliffe
Past PresidentLynn Smith
Special ProjectsMarilyn Hubley

Other Volunteers

TitleName
Membership SecretaryJim Young
Orchid EditorKathryn Sheridan
Jr. NaturalistsLara Griffin
Ecology Park FeedersJB Joboor, Don Finigan
Orchid Diary, Citizen Science ProjectsMartin Parker
Miller Creek StewardshipJim Cashmore, Jim Young, Brain Wales
Advocacy CommitteeJim Cashmore, Jim Young, Marilyn Hubley, Martin Parker, Ted Vale
Peterborough CBCMartin Parker
Petroglyphs CBCColin Jones
Peterborough Butterfly CountJerry Ball
Webmaster/AdminChris Gooderham (send Chris an email)

 


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