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Founder, Editor-in-chief, and Writer for The Grindstone. Digital Media Coordinator for Conservation Halton.

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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CommunityCommunity Issue 6Dispatches From The FieldIssue 6

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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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CommunityCommunity Issue 4Issue 4Letters to the Editor

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Letters to the Editor

Snip Snip The article gently sidesteps the fact that trees are cut and removed to be sold for profit. That is why the strongest trees are let to grow and then...

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Climate ChangeIssue 3NatureNature Issue 3

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A Pale Imitation

One of the joys of living in Southwestern Ontario is the multi-coloured festival nature throws every year: Autumn, and the resulting brilliant fall colours on...

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Issue 2NatureNature Issue 2Sustainability

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Taking the Lid Off LID

Outside your door lie carpets of concrete. Water can’t sink below driveways and streets to return to the water cycle, and instead it pools and floods...

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ConservationIssue 2NatureNature Issue 2

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A Creek Restored

Many landowners undertake water protection or enhancement projects with a focus on protecting and enhancing water quality for drinking water and wildlife...

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Issue 2NatureNature Issue 2Species

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A Small Big Problem

It’s surprising how the tiniest things can have the biggest impact. A single microscopic larvae can be the beginning of a mushrooming, pervasive infestation...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 2Issue 2Letters to the Editor

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Letters to the Editor

When Pigs Sink “I am very unhappy with Halton Conservation’s lack of leadership in controlling giant hogweed. It started in my area of Halton Hills as...

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CultureIssue 1Photos

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Broadcasted

|  Photo by: Nigel Finney Description: Taken during a restoration project in Glenorchy Conservation Area....

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