2020 Nature Matters!
Nature Matters! is a project organized by PEPtBO that brings together
local environmental, naturalist and outdoor organizations
in a series of public events

For complete information on all events

 Click here to download 2020 Nature Matters!

(See list of date changes and cancelled events below)


Click on links below to register for the following PEPtBO events:
PEPtBO Events - Cancelled or Postponed
Night Flyers (May 30) - postponed 
Birds and Bees Festival (Jul 18) - cancelled for 2020

Outside Organization Events
Date Changes:
South Shore Joint Initiative Event (SSJI) - South Shore Stroll series
Explore Simpson Road this July!
(formerly Spring Stroll in the IBA)
Rescheduled to Sunday, July 12, 2020 from 8 am to 11 am
South Shore Joint Initiative Event (SSJI) - South Shore Stroll series
Explore Charwell Point this August! 
(formerly May in the IBA rescheduled)
Rescheduled to Sunday, August 16, 2020 from 8 am to 11 am 
Cancelled Events:
Quinte Conservation 
Macaulay Mountain C. A. Discovery Day
Thursday,  July 2, 11 AM – 2 PM

Half Moon Bay Winery
Rock Hound Fossil Hunt
Saturday, July 11, 10 AM – 4 PM

Sandbanks Provincial Park & Friends of Sandbanks
SandFest 2020 and Meet the Friends
Wednesday, July 15, SandFest – 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Meet the Friends – 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Music at Port Milford
2 Outdoor Concerts
Sunday, July 26 and Sunday, August 9, 2 PM

Quinte Conservation 
Little Bluff Conservation Area Discovery Day
Thursday,  August 20, 11 AM – 2 PM

Milford Fair
74th Milford Fair “The biggest little fair in the County”
Saturday, September 19, 10 AM – 4 PM

The Prince Edward County South Shore Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) is a globally significant area that comprises over 40km of Lake Ontario shoreline, and 90 square kilometers of land and water habitat.  

Join with local groups for a whole season of events and activities.  We invite the community to appreciate, celebrate and protect the natural world in and around the South Shore IBA.