Issue 2

CommunityCommunity Issue 2EducationIssue 2

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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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CommunityCommunity Issue 2Health and WellnessIssue 2

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Spring Water: Healthful or Harmful?

On the side of the road in rural Puslinch, a steady stream of people can be found kneeling at the edge of a creek, filling large containers with spring water....

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Climate ChangeIssue 2NatureNature Issue 2

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Rolling the Dice

On August 4, 2014, Burlington was struck by a severe storm: over two months of rain fell onto a narrow geographical area.  The storm generated significant...

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Issue 2NatureNature Issue 2Sustainability

1597

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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