In the Field

Generous benefactor passes away

William “Bill” Grant, who donated Grant’s Woods to the Couchiching Conservancy a decade ago, passed away in late May. Read ...
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Prescribed Burn experiment at Carden Alvar

After over 6 years of planning, the Couchiching Conservancy (CC), conducted an experimental prescribed burn on a property on the ...
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Annual General Meeting Draws a Crowd

Despite the possibility of scary winter weather, almost 150 people attended The Couchiching Conservancy Annual General Meeting on Saturday, January ...
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Downy Woodpecker: a little guy that packs a punch

Equally at home in either an urban or rural setting, the diminutive Downy woodpecker is a welcomed guest at bird ...
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Alvars — Habitat for the Hardy

Anyone who has driven County Rd. #6 between Kirkfield and Lake Dalrymple can be forgiven for thinking the landscape looks ...
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A Winter’s Feast: Food for Birds

So far this winter our region has been spared the near-record snowfalls and bitter cold of previous winters. It is ...
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Nature’s Rugged Canvas — The Canadian Shield

Rocky outcrops, dark blue lakes, and dense forests; it’s no wonder that members of the famous Group of Seven artists ...
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