The Newfoundland Insectarium is a world-class attraction in Reidville, NL (just outside Deer Lake). It features thousands of live and mounted insects, arachnids, and arthropods from around the world. Owned and operated by Lloyd and Sandy Hollett, the Insectarium sits on 20 acres of land and boasts nearly 8,000 square feet in a converted barn.
Looking for information on apiculture in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador then visit the NLBKA website! If you own honeybees please register them with the provincial apiarist using the form below.
Eco-agri-tourism experience where there is something for everyone. Each visit is different with experiences such as opening up a beehive and seeing inside, observing honey bees and active pollinators foraging on wild flowers then returning to their hive with pollen and nectar. Come walk our wilderness trail where you may see grouse, rabbits, and waterfowl and learn about local wildflower and our boreal forest. Tours are also offered!
We are Newfoundland's birding experts! With over 20+ years of experience, we have the knowledge and and passion to make your birding trip in Newfoundland a success. We offer a variety of services for birders and wildlife enthusiasts of all skill levels. We specialize in small group tours, custom guiding for target species, bird and wildlife photography and general nature tours.
We also offer the first ever online birding workshops, which allow you to improve your birding abilities and learn from experts in the comfort of your own home! We also maintain a blog that contains a wealth of birding information from species profiles, to ID articles and more, be sure to check it out!
Three species of bats on the island of Newfoundland and one in Labrador. These are the Little Brown Bat, the Northern Long-eared Bat, and the Hoary Bat. Please help protect our bats species by helping with early monitoring of White Nose Syndrome a disease in bats.