Autumn is a good time to plant ball and burlap evergreens and potted deciduous trees, according to Ian Jean, Forestry and Land Stewardship Specialist with Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA).
“There are some advantages to planting trees in autumn,” Ian said. “The trees can get used to the new conditions and be ready to grow the following spring. Rainfall is also more reliable which helps with the survival.”
For further details and to order trees,click HERE
Many people who care about Lake Huron and the Great Lakes, attended meetings, held in Goderich and Collingwood in August, hosted by the International Joint Commission (IJC)
If you were not able to attend the meetings, you can still share your voice on Great Lakes water quality issues.
To submit your input in writing to the IJC, visit this PAGE to learn more
The International Joint Commission is accepting comments until October 31, 2019
Since 1984, Carolinian Canada Coalition has been a leading ecoregional group in Canada. They bring together thousands of people and groups who care for our unique habitat network, green infrastructure to support thriving wild and human communities in harmony for generations.
Carolinian Canada’s diverse network advances a strategic ‘Big Picture’ vision for healthy landscapes and a green future in Canada’s deep south. They have kindly put together a document ‘Wildlife Garden’ which can be viewed here Wildlife Garden 2019
For more information on the organisation and it’s many programs visit Carolinian Canada
BSRA 2019 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
SATURDAY, AUGUST 17, 2019
St. Peter’s Church Hall at 73334 Bluewater Highway
Coffee ready at 9:00 am. Meeting begins at 9:30 am
Please bring your own coffee mug.
To have you back to your cottage in a timely manner, we are planning a short business meeting that will include: approval of previous minutes, financial reports, regular reports and election of the BSRA Officers for 2019-2020.
To review the Agenda and Minutes prior to attending the BSRA Annual Meeting, AGM Documents 2019
The Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation is hosting a series of free webinars to learn more about Lake Huron’s coastal ecosystems! Details of each topic can be reviewed and registration for each webinar by CLICKING here.