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October 2019

Volunteers planting trees in a grassy field
Saturday, October 19th, 2019

TD Tree Days Leamington

Caldwell First Nation Restoration Site
Cost: FREE

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

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Volunteers planting trees in a field
Saturday, October 26th, 2019

TD Tree Days Windsor

Green space near Florence and Wyandotte
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, the Little River Enhancement Group, the City of Windsor and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as we plant over 400 trees in...

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November 2019

Image of fall trees ready for seed collecting; grassland in the foreground
Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

Fall Seed Collection Workshop

Ruscom Shores Conservation Area
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA staff at Ruscom Shores Conservation Area and experience a unique opportunity in the tallgrass prairie! Get close and personal with the native wildflowers and grasses, and help collect...

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Egret taking flight from a creek
Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Friends of Cedar, Mill and Wigle Creeks Monthly Meeting

Camp Cedarwin
Cost: FREE

Join the Friends of Cedar, Mill and Wigle Creeks at their monthly meeting to discuss environmental topics related to the Cedar, Mill and Wigle Creek watersheds. The group's mission includes...

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February 2020

a group of people planting trees
Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Volunteer Fair Open House

Essex County Civic & Education Centre (Committee Room C)
Cost: FREE

Save the date! ERCA will be hosting a Volunteer Fair Open House on Thursday February 6th 2020 from 6:30pm to 8pm in Committee Room C (second floor). Visit anytime to...

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ERCA teaching residents how to plant trees
Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Youth Environment Ambassadors Orientation

Essex County Civic & Education Centre (Committee Room C)
Cost: FREE

YEA Team Orientation YEA Team Orientation will take place on Thursday February 13 2020 from 6:30pm to 8pm in Committee Room C at the Essex Civic Centre. Please register here....

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Cupid Dash Logo
Saturday, February 15th, 2020

Amherstburg Cupid Dash .5K

Happier Camper Canada
Cost: $15.00

Shake off winter hibernation and get outside for this FUN .5K Dash! The Amherstburg Cupid Dash .5k is a warm up to the TRUE Festival, 70’s dance party, 5pm-10pm. Guests...

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How To Crew planting trees
Thursday, February 20th, 2020

How To Crew Orientation

Essex Civic Centre
Cost: FREE

Consider joining the How To Crew this year! How To Crew members participate in ERCA’s community restoration events as the team that supports the planting plan, provide tree planting demonstrations,...

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March 2020

ERCA employee looking through binoculars while standing in a marsh.
Thursday, March 12th, 2020

(SOLD OUT) Marsh Monitoring Program Workshop

Ojibway Nature Centre
Cost: FREE

THIS WORKSHOP IS SOLD OUT! Bird Canada, in partnership with the City of Windsor and the Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA), are looking for wetland enthusiasts willing to adopt a...

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April 2020

Great Global Cleanup Flyer
Saturday, April 25th, 2020

Great Global Cleanup: Detroit River (Postponed until 2021)

Cost: FREE

The GGCUDR team is closely monitoring the sweeping magnitude of the COVID-19 virus and will provide event updates via our website and social media channels.   SAVE THE DATE! We are so excited...

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