A view from Whitianga: Lilies for the avid gardener

A view from Whitianga, New Zealand Now that the clocks have moved forward and the days are getting longer as we get closer to Spring,...

Saugeen Conservation undergoing Strategic Plan and Rebranding Initiatives

Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority is seeking to refresh its long-term strategic direction and to create greater social impact in the watershed community by developing...

Spring is a time for caution when it comes to water

It's that time of year again when Spring means melting snow and ice that can cause fast rising waters along rivers and lake shores. "Every...

Town loses appeal in Sauble Beach Piping Plover court case

        After 30 years' absence, the piping plover returned to Sauble Beach in 2007, where they have been nesting every year since. The piping plover is...

Spring sweetness put on hold as Maple weekend is cancelled

  The Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association (OMSPA) is disappointed to announce that Maple Weekend has been cancelled for 2021. The event, which takes place...

Rotary WINTERAMA goes ahead … for the KIDS

The 19th Annual Rotary Winterama is almost here. Winterama has been a successful partnership between local schools, youth groups, the Rotary Clubs of Hepworth-Shallow Lake,...

Bruce Power sole sponsor of 65th annual virtual Wiarton Willie Festival

Bruce Power is excited to be the sole sponsor of the 65th annual Wiarton Willie celebration, which will feature a virtual prediction on the...

Wiarton Willie going virtual in 2021

On February 2nd, 2021, the famous albino weather prognosticator, Wiarton Willie, will make his annual forecast for an early or late Spring.  This year,...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists – January, 2021 Newsletter

In spite of the pandemic, or perhaps because of it, many people are paying closer attention to Nature activities as they try to cope...

A mid-week holiday musical interlude

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