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Soltz family planting May 2019
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

800 Students Connect to Nature in Leamington

Leamington – Last week, more than 800 students planted over 2500 trees at a former farm field in Leamington. Additionally, more than 100 secondary school students gained an enhanced level…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Signal Tree Destroyed by Vandals

 Essex –   It is with sadness and dismay that the Essex Region Conservation Authority advises the destruction of the notable Indigenous Signal Tree this past weekend at Maidstone Woods Conservation…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Nature of Music Outdoor Performance – Postponed

Essex – The Nature of Music outdoor performance with 4th Wall Music, which was scheduled for 6pm on Monday, May 13 at Hillman Marsh Conservation Area, will be postponed due…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Essex Region Source Protection Authority Releases Invitation for Expressions of Interest for the Essex Region Source Protection Committee (SPC)

The Essex Region Source Protection Committee was created Under Ontario Regulation 288/07, Clean Water Act, 2006 to develop a Source Protection Plan to protect drinking water sources in the Essex…

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Rotarians Create Rotary Legacy Forest

Essex –  On Saturday, May 4, 70 Rotarians representing all 12 clubs in Windsor-Essex gathered for the first planting of the Rotary Legacy Forest. The idea stemmed from Past Rotary…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Essex Region Source Protection Authority Releases 2018 Annual Progress Reports

The 2018 Annual Progress Report uses a Provincially approved template to summarize the progress made toward implementing the 50 policies contained in the Essex Region Source Protection Plan (SPP) from…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Shorebirds Flock to Hillman Marsh in May

 Essex Region – Bird enthusiasts from around the world make Leamington, Ontario one of their bucket list destinations each May, and Hillman Marsh is ready to greet these guests from…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Earth Day Travelling Road Show Will Help 3,500 Students Make Every Day Earth Day!

Essex Region – More than 3,500 students will have the chance to experience the Earth Day Travelling Road Show over the next two weeks, thanks to the lead sponsorship of…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Connecting People in the Place for Life through Citizen Science

Thanks to a grant provided by TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, citizen scientists contributed to conservation initiatives in the Place for Life! Citizen scientists are individuals who volunteer their…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen HEROs cleanup Caesars Windsor Nature Trail

Windsor – Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen HEROs have come to the rescue again by cleaning up  along the Caesars Windsor Nature Trail at Devonwood Conservation Area. The cleanup will begin on…

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