8 | Earth Watch
Conflict over mining in Temagami; farms seek hunt on sandhill cranes; Omnibus Bill allows sale of Conservation Authority land; Cedar Point proposal goes to OMB; Bill 20 soft on protecting environment; the Morris Tract may yet be saved.
31 | Birder’s Notebook
Peregrine numbers soar.
By Nancy Mahony
41 | Insider
Board sets goals for next 5 years; 32,000 envelopes later; happy trails; bylaw change.
46 | Reflections
By Mark Stabb
16 | Loved to Death
The wood turtle may be doomed by its own colourful appearance and lively personality.
By David Seburn
22 | Farming with Nature
Thanks to an innovative project, farmers and naturalists are reaping benefits for both agriculture and wildlife.
By Dan Schneider
On the cover
26 | The Many Faces of Minesing
Three routes provide three distinctly different experiences of this world-class wetland.
By Brad Cundiff
Photos © Gregory K. Scott, Willy Waterton, Robert McCaw