Pine Plantation Harvest – Field Tour

Pine Plantation Harvest Field Tour - FRIDAY MAY 13 @ 3PM Come and see a ~40-year pine plantation being harvested by a local contractor and examine the plantation after it has been harvested. Date & Time: Friday May 13 at 3 AM. Location: Near Priceville. Register to receive directions to the property. Details: This plantation …

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Owen Sound Field Naturalists – Orchid Quest

Date & Time: April 14, 2022 @ 7 PM Location: Harry Lumley Bayshore, Owen Sound and virtual Details: Last summer Audrey and I located and photographed 35 of the 48 wild orchids found in this area for an upcoming reprint of the 25 year old Canadian best seller Orchids of Bruce & Grey. This Thursday, April …

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Master of Forest Conservation – Capstone Project: Forest Land Taxation in Ontario

Hi everyone! This is the second video in a series of capstone projects completed by students at the University of Toronto's Masters of Forest Conservation. Every couple of weeks, we will share a link to a different presentation. Enjoy! Title: Sustainable Private Forest Management and Fair Taxation in Ontario Hosted/Sponsored by: University of Toronto - …

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Fischer’s Meadow Ridge Maple Syrup Operation Tour

Date & Time: March 26 at 10 AM Location: 32 Carrick-Brant E. Walkerton, Ontario (Google maps link) Details: Jim and Donna Fischer will be our hosts for a family friendly event. Walk the sugar bush, see the tap lines, smell the steam and taste the fresh syrup. Jim Fischer and family will tell us about …

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Winter Twig ID Workshop

BGWA's first event of 2022 TREE & SHRUB SPECIES IDENTIFICATION USING WINTER CHARACTERISTICS. BGWA will hold our first outdoor event of 2022 on March 19. Focus will be on tree and shrub species ID using available winter characteristics of bark, twigs and vegetative buds. Date & Time: Saturday March 19 at 10 AM. Location: SVCA’s …

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