Tag Archives: birds

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Festival of Hawks – Holiday Beach Conservation Area

September 14, 2018 Every September through November, Holiday Beach Conservation Area in Amherstburg, Ontario becomes a migratory hot spot for birds of prey in large quantities and variety of raptor species. The conservation area hosts […]

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Pinery Provincial Park

June 10, 2018 Pinery Provincial Park is located in Grand Bend, Ontario along the shore of Lake Huron. The park features 10 kilometres of sand beaches including rare coastal dune ecosystems supporting a variety of […]

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Big Creek National Wildlife Area

May 26, 2018 Big Creek National Wildlife Area is located at the base of the Long Point peninsula on the north shore of Lake Erie. It consists of 615 hectares of extensive marshes home to […]

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Point Pelee National Park – My second visit

May 19, 2018 During my second trip to Point Pelee National Park I chose to begin my visit at the Marsh Boardwalk trail. I climbed the stairs at the lookout tower where the barn swallows […]

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Baby Canada Geese

May 13, 2018 On a beautiful sunny Sunday afternoon I chose to go for a walk in Harris Park. As I walked along the riverbank I kept my eye out for any signs of wildlife. […]

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Point Pelee National Park

May 5, 2018 Point Pelee National Park is located in Essex County near Leamington, Ontario. It is the very first national park established in 1918 for conservation. The park consists of a peninsula of land […]

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Rondeau Provincial Park

April 21, 2018 Rondeau Provincial Park is located in Morpeth, Ontario along the shoreline of Lake Erie. It is the second oldest provincial park in Ontario established on September 8, 1894.  Rondeau Provincial Park is […]

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Tundra Swans – Aylmer Wildlife Management Area

March 4, 2018 Tundra Swans migrate through Southern Ontario in the spring from their wintering grounds in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, USA to their breeding grounds in the high Arctic region between Alaska and Baffin Island. Around […]

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The Coves ESA

December 3, 2017 The Coves ponds are a sub-watershed of the Thames River and contain three distinct ponds which are connected to the rest of watershed by a ravine system to the south of the […]

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Medway Valley Heritage Forest

October 29, 2017  Medway Valley Heritage Forest ESA is located in North London, Ontario which is accessible from the Museum of Ontario Archaeology and the Elsie Perrin Williams Estate. The 129 hectares contains forests, swamps, […]

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Cootes Paradise – Royal Botanical Gardens

April 26, 2017 Cootes Paradise was established in 1927 and is the Royal Botanical Gardens largest and most diverse sanctuary at over 600 hectares. There are three major access points which you can enter the […]

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