Let Us Protect Our Woodlands

It’s that time of year again when we are all out cleaning our yards and collecting our yard waste. We all know that organic matter makes great compost however placing it in or around our protected woodlands/Reserves may have devastating effects to their ecosystem and...

Birds of South Western Ontario

Spring is here and birdwatching has become more prevalent as our migratory birds have begun to arrive. Today, we are sharing with you a wonderful video created by our own Herman Giethoorn. His ability to capture the beauty of nature is astounding and we are honoured...

A Walk on Paw Paw Trails in February 2021

It is always nice to get out into the woods and enjoy nature. We are honoured to have Paula Wilson create this wonderful short video of Paw Paw woods in all its February beauty. As she walks the trails we experience the the sights and sounds that she does. Thank you...

Removal of Forest Habitat in Chatham-Kent Statement

We have always been about protecting and restoration of our wildlife habitat. There has been much discussion about the lost of our woodlots and the destruction of the natural habitats our area. Here is the official statement from Sydenham Field Naturalists regarding...

A Winter Stroll through Paw Paw Woods.

In these trying months many are finding refuge in the arms of nature. It beauty and wonders help refresh the soul and rejuvenate the spirit. Each season, month and day a new discovery in nature can be found from the birds in the air to the patterns of frost. Nature...