SFN Outing Bank Swallows at the Core Family Farm

SFN Outing Bank Swallows at the Core Family Farm

On Saturday June 9th Linda and Ron Core and their family were kind enough to share their beautiful farm property with SFN members.  We began our hike at the Bank Swallow nesting site, Ron explained how each year he continues to provide the perfect habitat for a...
Stewardship Visit to SRNR

Stewardship Visit to SRNR

I’ve been lucky enough to join on with the stewardship team for the Sydenham River Nature Reserve.  On Sunday morning our group went out on one of our 3 annual visits (spring, summer, fall) and here is a quick blog post to give folks a feel for what this sort of...
Native Plant Sourcing Southwestern Ontario – 2018

Native Plant Sourcing Southwestern Ontario – 2018

Gardening native –  most of us know why, but sometimes get stuck on the where and when – see below for a listing of native plant events in Southwestern Ontario so you can add to your collection in 2018!  If you know of any that are missing please send us...
Protected Places Canada – Conserve 17% of Lands

Protected Places Canada – Conserve 17% of Lands

Summary: Canada committed in 2010 to endorse the United Nations target of protecting 17% of the planet’s land and inland waters by 2020 This was adopted in the Ontario biodiversity strategy in 2011 Currently less than 11 percent of Ontario is protected Sign the...