In the Field

October 31st deadline to protect 185 acres!

Monarch Butterfly at the Pitts Property. David Hawke.

Learn about our acquisition and stewardship campaign to protect areas of the Black River Wildlands Corridor

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Notes From the Field – Summer 2019

The comings and goings of the Conservancy volunteers and staff at the Nature Reserves.

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Passport to Nature – free events all year long

2019 Passport to Nature promo

Get ready for the 5th annual Passport to Nature program – bringing you guided events and activities all year long!

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The Ripple Effect of an Environmental Champion

Angela Rehhorn was a passionate and committed conservationist who left us far too soon.

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We are finalists for the 2019 Nature Inspiration Awards!

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The Couchiching Conservancy has been named a finalist for a prestigious national award. The Canadian Museum of Nature, Canada’s national museum of natural history and natural sciences, has announced 22 finalists for its 2019 Nature Inspiration Awards. The achievements of the finalists and the announcement of the winners will be celebrated November 13 at a gala hosted by the museum.

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5 Exciting Things to Do this Fall

Fall is such a beautiful time of the year, but it’s only here for a short amount of time! Here are 5 ways you can make the most of out fall.

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Identifying priority lands for protection in Simcoe County

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A guest blog post from our colleagues at Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition.

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Supporter Spotlight: Katie Paveley & Robert Vella

Robert Vella and Katie Paveley

Learn about supporters Katie and Robert. The places we help protect hold a special place in their lives – they got engaged at Alexander Hope Smith Nature Reserve!

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Become a Land Trust Leader and Support Conservation

North American Beaver (Toby Rowland)

Join a special group of people dedicated to protecting Ontario’s irreplaceable wilderness.

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Thank you to all of the BluMoose Riders!

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The Perilous Life of a Nesting Turtle

Turtle Nesting season is winding down, but there are still some on the move finding nesting sites or going back to their wetlands. This post has tips for helping turtles, explains their nesting habits, and has video footage of a Blanding’s Turtle nesting in the gravel on the side of a busy road.

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Volunteers receive Freshwater Hero award!

Meagan Coughlin and Jamie Ross with Freshwater Hero award