Issue 5

ConservationIssue 5NatureNature Issue 5

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What’s On the Surface

The water that flows up through the pipes in your home, out of your faucet and into your glass is clean and healthy to drink—but it didn’t start out that...

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Issue 5NatureNature Issue 5Species

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The Butcher Bird

Out for a walk through a farmer’s field, you encounter a grisly scene: a mouse impaled on the thorn of a Hawthorne tree. What you’ve stumbled upon is the...

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Issue 5NatureNature Issue 5Sustainability

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An Education On Transformation

Fern Hill Private School approached Conservation Halton and the Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System in 2015 to get advice on how they could transform their...

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Climate ChangeIssue 5NatureNature Issue 5

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Courtcliffe Park: A Confluence of Community

Twenty years ago, the City of Hamilton (previously Township of Flamborough) acquired a parcel of land in Carlisle, Hamilton that previously functioned as an RV...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 5Health and WellnessIssue 5

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A Short Walk Away

When we think about being nature, we tend to imagine a long walk in the woods, but research shows that even a short stroll through a small greenspace in your...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 5EducationIssue 5

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Nature For All Abilities

The forest and trails have always felt like a safe space for my family to explore and learn.  I can still recall the list of birds as we would walk the...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 5Issue 5Outreach

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Land: They’re Not Making it Anymore

“Buy land. They’re not making it anymore” – Mark Twain Conservation Halton is the largest, non-provincial government, landowner in our...

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CommunityCommunity Issue 5Dispatches From The FieldIssue 5

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Dispatches From The Field

See the flora and fauna recently spotted by Conservation Halton ecologists in our watershed. Follow us on Twitter for real-time updates....

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