Brenna Author

Brenna is the Coordinator, Educational Programming for Conservation Halton.

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Literacy Beyond ABC

One unusually warm February morning, I took a walk out to Mountsberg’s sugar bush. As I walked, I heard the first red-winged blackbirds calling in the marsh...

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In Search of Lady’s Slippers

Being able to spend time outdoors and educate children and adults about nature is a joy during any season of the year but my heart belongs to spring. The...

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Preparing For the Draft

Recently, my husband and I stood in the weather stripping aisle of our local hardware store considering the myriad varieties of adhesive backed insulating foam...

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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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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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The Humble Field Trip

In our lives most of us travel the same path every day, experiencing the same people, same places, same sights, sounds, and smells. If we are lucky, there is...

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