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Volunteer Spotlight: Noella Storry

In People, Uncategorized by couchiching

Noella Storry has been a volunteer with The Couchiching Conservancy for over 7 years. During this time, she has filled many different volunteer roles including Property Team Leader (Prospect Marsh Nature Reserve) and Event Ambassador.

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Location, location, location: House Wren Nesting Habits

In Birds, Spring, Uncategorized by couchiching

Some of the more popular television programs are those in which a Real Estate agent shows a couple a number of houses from which to select their future home. There are a few such programs, each with their own particular twist, but in every case, the couple selects one house. We have a pair of birds in our yard whose antics remind me of those programs! The birds are House Wrens.

Sequester a little carbon for kicks

In Climate Change, Uncategorized by couchiching

As an environmentalist, sometimes I get sick of environmentalists.

It’s not that what they have to say isn’t important; it is. But the steady flow of bad news is a drag. It can leave you feeling depressed and powerless. Whether or not we’re conscious of it, in this age of ecological decline, we’re all suffering.