Planting Event at Sydenham River Nature Reserve

Hello. This fall, Ontario Nature is hosting a two weekend Planting Event at Sydenham Nature Reserve. They are planning on planting up to 750 trees and shrubs, including tulip trees, Kentucky coffee trees and spicebush. What a great opportunity to give nature a helping...

Here are Autumn Events

Hello. We hope that you have had an enjoyable summer and were able to experience the wonders of nature in its full glory and array. Can you believe how quickly summer has passed? It just seems like last week we held our annual plant sale. With September just around...

Letter from Our New President

With the Sydenham Field Naturalists plant sale coming up next weekend, I thought it would be a good time to announce that I’m honoured to be the current (2022-24) President of this wonderful organization. Last fall, I got a call from the nomination committee asking if...

Prairie Burns

Submitted by Darrell Randell April 2000 The combination of fire, drought and grazing help prevent our native prairies and grasslands from being swallowed up by forests and rejuvenate the soil. Since the great settlement of North America there has been a decline in...

2022 Native Plant Sale

Earth Day and this beautiful weekend, has awakened our native gardening brains and ideas for our yards are budding forth. We would like to remind you of our upcoming Annual Native Plant Sale on May 21st. As our principle fundraiser every year, the proceeds aid in our...