Trail Talk

Trail Talk 199 December 15th 2021

When I was looking for something else, I found I had a 1998 Spring Edition of “Seasons”, the Ontario’s Nature and Environment Magazine published by the Federation of Ontario Naturalists.   Under “Working for Wilderness” was advertised a work party for May 26th-May 29th 1998 at the G.G. Newton Nature Reserve:more…

Trail Talk

Trail Talk 198 December 8th 2021

Nature Conservancy Canada suggests people take part in a Scavenger Hunt Photo friendly competition – no prizes just see how many points your team can get.  They suggest a point system for each photo as follows : –          2 points per conifer species –           2 points per each type ofmore…

Trail Talk

Trail Talk 197 December 1st 2021

Last Trail Talk I mentioned the 2021 edition of the Huron County Hiking Guide being available on line.  I have now found out that the printed edition is available at the Goderich and Clinton Libraries, and I assume also at the rest of the Huron County Libraries.  I see thatmore…

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Trail Talk 193 October 27th 2021

Some birds are now migrating through our area.  I saw a few White throated sparrows on the Front road trail on Monday October 18th.  I have also noticed very large flocks of gulls (probably around 1000) in some fields.  Canada Geese are starting their practice flights.  I am still tryingmore…

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Fall Dune Restoration

Here’s a volunteer opportunity that may appeal to some of our readers… dune restoration!  Help build a resilient shoreline through invasive species removal, beach grass planting, and sand fence installation. Through this volunteer opportunity you will meet like-minded environmentalists and learn how to protect our beautiful Lake Huron shoreline. Ifmore…