Garlic Mustard Pull at the John R. Park Homestead

Come join us at this upcoming event

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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May 2019

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

Garlic Mustard Pull at Camp Cedarwin

Camp Cedarwin Sawmill Entrance
Cost: FREE

Join the Friends of Cedar, Mill and Wigle Creeks as they pull Garlic Mustard at Camp Cedarwin on May 7 2019. The event will run from 5pm to 7pm with...

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Saturday, May 11th, 2019

Forests Ontario’s 2019 Community Tree Plant

Cost: FREE

Spring has sprung and what better way to “dig in” to the warmer weather than with a family fun tree planting event! Forests Ontario, ERCA, Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, and...

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Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

Garlic Mustard Pull at the John R. Park Homestead

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: Free

Join the Friends of the John R. Park Homestead and Essex Region Conservation pull Garlic Mustard at the Homestead on May 14 2019. The event will run from 5:30pm to...

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