Our 2021Native Plant Sale Update.

With Earth Day here many of you have probably been wondering, “Will the SFN be holding a native plant sale this year?” Here is the answer you have been waiting for. This is the second year for the club’s principal fund raiser to operate under pandemic...

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...