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Using Rephotography to Document Changing Landscapes of Southern Ontario

By Virgil Martin As naturalists, most of us are inclined to downplay the cultural aspects of ‘natural’ landscapes. We know all to well that human activity has altered every corner of Southern Ontario, leaving only a few special places where Nature is still in charge. And so we ‘preserve’ Nature when we can, but tend …

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The Sunhouse

By Frank (Barney) Barningham The house we have built is designed on the principles of passive solar gain and high thermal mass. It is modelled on a very similar existing house, built several years ago by Hans Albarda in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. His house is working effectively and houses a family of four. Our roof …

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The Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Ontario,

2001-2005 – Advanced Sale By Rebecca Harrold, Assistant Coordinator To order a copy (or copies!) go to the atlas web page:   and follow directions there. You can also get more information about the book on the web page. You can also order by calling the atlas office toll-free (1-866-900-7100), or you can print out …

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Advocate for Nature

By John Reaume November 2006 Ever thought of taking a more active role in protecting our woodlands, wetlands and wildlife. A simple action you could take would be to become an Advocate for Nature. This program is coordinated by Ontario Nature. If you sign up as an Advocate for Nature you will receive important action …

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2006 Christmas Bird Counts in Grey and Bruce

To participate in any of the following Christmas Bird Counts, contact the compiler Date                                        Area                                 Compiler                        Phone / Email Saturday, December 16        Hanover/Walkerton            Dorothy Kings                 389-5387 Saturday, December 16        Owen Sound                      Freeman Boyd                538-4368                                                                                                                        Sunday, December 17           Wiarton                             Joe Johnson                    534-2736 Wednesday, December 20    Tobermory                         Ethan Meleg                    596-2444 (318)                                                                                                                      Thursday, December 28        Meaford                             …

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Kinghurst Fall Walk

By Nikki MayPhotos by John Reaume The day was mild for mid-November when members and visitors of Saugeen Nature set off for a stroll along the pathways of Kinghurst Nature Reserve near Dornoch. The woods were quiet as most of the song-birds have fled south, but there was a very active gaggle of Canada Geese …

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AGM Silent Auction

If you have any items for the Silent Auction, please let Gertie Blake know at 519-369-2937. Any items that are donated to the AGM’s Silent Auction, and are not bid on, please remember to take the item home after the meeting. Saugeen Nature thanks you for your continued support of the club.

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I the undersigned, wish to have my child
participate in the following activity
sponsored by the Saugeen Naturalists. As part of registering my child, I hereby agree as follows:
1. That I acknowledge that there are inherent risks associated with this activity and that my child could sustain personal injury through participation in this activity and I am hereby accepting to take that risk on behalf of myself or my child.

2. To save harmless and keep indemnified the Saugeen Naturalists and the Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority and their respective agents, official servants and representatives against all claims and actions, costs and expenses and demands, in respect of injury, loss or damage or death to myself or my child’s person.

3. That I acknowledge that in this situation volunteers are involved in supervising this activity and that I shall accept the responsibility of observing my child’s participation in this activity and should I have any objection to the manner in which my child or myself are being supervised or instructed, I accept the responsibility to remove myself or my child from this activity.

This agreement shall be binding upon myself, my heirs, executors and assigns.