The NatureNB mailing list was established in 1996 to serve naturalists who are interested in sharing information about the animal and plant life and natural features of New Brunswick. Subscribing gives you the opportunity to exchange ideas, share filed trip information and observations, announce upcoming field trips or meetings, and ask questions about nature and what others are doing to enjoy and protect it. Postings are welcome in English and French.

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Your observations of animal and plant life in New Brunswick. Include date and the location if that information will not pose a risk to the species. Use all caps the first time you mention a species. If you refer to the species more than once, use lower case. Do not use abbreviations because abbreviations can vary and many naturalists are not familiar with them.

Announcements with the details of field trips within New Brunswick when participants share expenses; pay their own way on a ferry, for example; and the leaders does not receive a fee.

Field trips reports within New Brunswick.

Announcements about meetings related to the flora and fauna of New Brunswick and their habitat sponsored by not-for-profit organizations in New Brunswick.

Book reviews in which you do not have a vested interest.

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Advertisements for field trips when the leader is paid.

Advertisements for trips or field-trip reports outside New Brunswick.

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Requests for information about subscribers, hotels, ferry schedules, or telephone numbers.

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