TOC, Tracing The Freedom Trail, Feature, Spring 2023, ON Nature magazine

5 | This Issue

A history lesson. By Caroline Schultz

If You Build It They Will Come, Feature, Spring 2023, ON Nature magazine

24 | If You Build It, They Will Come

A team creating habitat for the notoriously finicky Kirtland’s warbler may have found a new way to bring breeding birds back to Ontario. By Julia Zarankin

20 | Tracing the Freedom Trail

A young Black woman travels the length of the Bruce Trail in search of adventure while commemorating the Underground Railroad. By Melina Damian

Tracing The Freedom Trail, Feature, Spring 2023, ON Nature magazine
For Peat's Sake, Feature, Spring 2023, ON Nature magazine

30 | For Peat’s Sake

Human reliance on peat moss to keep gardens blooming is feeding the destruction of peatlands, which are critical to moderating climate change. By Jade Prévost-Manuel

38 | Last Word

The Downside of #NoMowMay

By Lorraine Johnson and Dr. Sheila Colla

The Downside of #NoMowMay, Last Word, Spring 2023, ON Nature magazine

34 | Our Member Groups 

A legacy of nature reserve stewardship.

By Melissa Thomas

35 | Our Community  

School of Flock raises awareness about bats.

By Hayley Raymond

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