““What is the use of a house if you haven’t got a tolerable planet to put it on?” – Henry David Thoreau

Home. Home is a place of comfort, family, safety, and retreat. It is a place that we build, maintain and protect, that we renovate, cultivate and clean. Home is where we start our families and raise our children, until they fly off to build homes of their own.

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Nature

Issue 6NatureNature Issue 6Species

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Swallowville: Pop. 200

The travellers who arrive here come from as far away as Panama and Colombia to this spot in the spring, where over thirty nest boxes stand. Welcome to...

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Climate ChangeIssue 6NatureNature Issue 6

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Fly Away Home

Every year, the beginning of spring seems to inch further and further up the calendar year, like a caterpillar inching up a branch. The official start date of...

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ConservationIssue 6NatureNature Issue 6

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A Place To Come Home

They say that “if you build it, they will come” but when it comes to restoring a natural area and creating habitat, it’s not that simple. That’s...

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Tiny House

“Drive up the laneway, past the barn on the right, keep driving up the laneway and you’ll see parking on the left. Walk back across the laneway and...

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Community

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Dispatches From The Field

See the flora and fauna recently spotted by Conservation Halton ecologists in our watershed....

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