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It takes a village, but the village needs a leader

Tim Crooks in Church Woods

The Couchiching Conservancy files on the Church Woods are thick. This charming little 25-acre woodlot in Shanty Bay stands waiting today for anyone who has the inclination to wander through it (more…)

What will our area look like in 100 years?

Old Aerial View Grant's Woods

Planning for the future is a task that many people, businesses and non-profits do in order to determine potential needs and schedules. But what about planning our landscapes? (more…)

Notes from the Field Spring/Summer 2014

Private Stewardship visit

Dorthea Hangaard is working with several landowners in the Carden Plain to fence cattle out of streams yet provide alternative water sources. In this picture she is discussing the water quality (more…)