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Climate Change SOS (Save Our Syrup)

Situated between winter and spring in Ontario lies a fifth and oft forgotten season of the year, maple season (although cases could be made for a sixth and...

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229

Celebrating Everyday Heroes

“Real heroes are all around us and uncelebrated”, said Peter Capaldi in an interview with the London Evening Standard. Capaldi is the twelfth actor to play...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 4Health and WellnessIssue 4

241

Have a Cup O’ Kindness Yet – Pine Tea

In 1535, Jaques Cartier became stranded on the St. Lawrence River in the middle of winter and many of his men soon began to die from scurvy. It wasn’t until...

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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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CommunityCommunity issue 3EducationIssue 3

674

The Land That Reaches The Sky

As leaves tell us the story of the year in the changing seasons– from vivid greens at the beginning, to splashy reds and oranges at apex, and finally the...

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CommunityCommunity issue 3Health and WellnessIssue 3

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Dead Man’s Fingers

Even the witches in Macbeth knew the sinister nature of hemlock when they foretold the death of Macbeth, stirring their cauldron and chanting “root of...

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Connecting Kids with Nature: The Forest Festival

Like many industrialized countries, Canada has become a country of city dwellers with more than 80 per cent of us living in an urban environment. Nowhere is...

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Letters to The Editor

  What is Conservation To You? ‘Conservation for me is a silent walk in nature around the boardwalk surrounded by water teaming with the sounds of...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 2EducationIssue 2

2016

What’s Lurking at the Bottom of Crawford Lake

Once upon a time, there was a girl and her grandfather. Her grandfather was a storyteller, not flamboyant in delivery, but self-assured and comforting. He...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 2Issue 2Outreach

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Only Rain Goes Down the Drain

Drinking water is precious to all of us and essential for human life.  In many urban communities, water can be easily taken for granted. We turn on the tap,...

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