Out and About – snow still March(ing) in

If February 2nd is Groundhog Day, is March 8th Chipmunk Day? This little fellow has just come up from his burrow in our garden and...

Forests Ontario Plants 2.8 Million Trees this Planting Season

Not-for-profit charity Forests Ontario facilitated the planting of 2.8 million trees through its 50 Million Tree Program (50 MTP) this planting season. These efforts...

Growing sunflowers by HappyDIYHome New Zealand

Our New Zealand readers from 'Happy DIY Home' have once again sent us a comprehensive gardening guide and this one focuses on sunflowers. Hi Sandy...

Housing affordability is driving potential homeowners out of province

New polling data released by the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) shows that Ontarians feel housing affordability in the province is getting worse and...

Laurentis donates to help address COVID-19 outbreak at Saugeen First Nation

Laurentis Energy Partners is donating $10,000 to the Canadian Red Cross, to help address COVID-19 in communities struggling with outbreaks, including Saugeen First Nation...

Low water level a threat to watershed

Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority has declared a Level 1 Low Water Condition for the entire watershed in response to persistent dry conditions and is...

Affordable housing project nears completion in Kincardine

The Kincardine Housing Build is a major initiative in the 2020-2021 Human Services Business Plan that is nearing completion. The project includes 35 community housing...

Suspected link between Lyme disease and climate change

On May 17th, the Georgian Bluffs Climate Action Team (GBCAT) hosted a virtual presentation about Lyme Disease and its connection to climate change. Dr. Anne...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists News – May, 2021

by John Dickson Early in the last week of April, Kiah Jasper of the Bruce Birding Club looked at the weather projections and made his...

Spring – a time to be out-of-doors

            For larger views, Click on Images "There's nothing like Spring and the sounds of the birds it brings," says Doug Lein.