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May 2018

2 toads in water
Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Sturgeon Creek Restoration and Community Planting

Sturgeon Creek
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION IS FULL! Join ERCA, Caldwell First Nation and the Essex County Field Naturalists' Club to plant native trees, shrubs, wildflowers and grasses at the new restoration project along Sturgeon...

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June 2018

Group of adults smile while wearing SCAR branded shirts
Saturday, June 16th, 2018

South Coast Adventure Race – Call for Volunteers

Holiday Beach, and other areas throughout Windsor-Essex
Cost: FREE

The South Coast Adventure Race is a multi-sport adventure race that takes place in several municipalities in the Windsor-Essex region, starting at the Holiday Beach Conservation Area. Making an adventure...

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Person planting a tree
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

Tree Monitoring and Citizen Science

Green space near Florence and Wyandotte
Cost: FREE

Join Essex Region Conservation and the Association for Canadian Educational Resources (ACER) as they collect information from a sample of the Earth Day trees planted on April 22 2018. Volunteers...

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August 2018

Purple loosestrife flower
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Project Purple

Hillman Marsh Conservation Area
Cost: FREE

Calling all citizen scientists – Hillman Marsh needs your help! Purple Loosestrife is an invasive species that came to North America in the early 1800s. It has spread rapidly due...

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September 2018

Six cyclists pose with bikes along the Greenway Trail at the Essex Region Bike Tour.
Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour – Call for Volunteers

Mettawas Park,

Essex Region – The Essex Region Conservation Bike Tour, a multi route cycling event incorporates the wandering roads of Windsor-Essex County, and our wonderful Greenway trail system. Upwards of 500...

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October 2018

Volunteers planting trees in a field
Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Windsor TD Tree Day Community Planting

Aspen Lake
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, Little River Enhancement Group and the City of Windsor as we plant 300 trees in the Little...

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November 2018

ERCA employee looking through binoculars while standing in a marsh.
Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Marsh Monitoring Advanced Training Workshop

Hillman Marsh Conservation Area
Cost: FREE

Did you help collect important amphibian and aquatic bird data this year for Bird Studies Canada in Windsor-Essex County? We would like to hear from you! Bird Studies Canada (BSC),...

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Volunteers planting trees in a grassy field
Sunday, November 4th, 2018

Leamington TD Tree Day Community Planting in Lebo Creek Watershed

Lebo Creek
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as we plant 150 trees in the Lebo Creek watershed!  As TD’s flagship volunteer and urban greening program, TD Tree Days...

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January 2019

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

Forests Ontario 2019 Community Tree Plant

Spring is right around the corner, and what better way to “dig in” to the warmer weather than with a fun, free, family-friendly tree planting event! Forests Ontario, The City...

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Volunteers carrying trees to be planted.
Thursday, January 31st, 2019

‘How To Crew’ Tree Planting Workshop – SOLD OUT

Essex Civic Centre
Cost: FREE

This workshop is now sold out. Calling all tree lovers! We are recruiting members of the How To Crew to take a special role in preparing for Earth Day in...

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