Mary Gartshore and Peter Carson will take participants to several restoration sites which represent various habitats and stages of maturity. Planning, execution and results will be discussed and illustrated.
Bug repellant, long pants, cameras, binoculars and appropriate weather wear are suggested. Meet at the dam parking lot just west of St. Williams Nursery on the north side of Highway 24 to car pool. Contact Mary or Peter at 519-586-3985.
Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, at the Simcoe Seniors Centre, Pond Street, in Simcoe. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., and the program begins at 7:30 p.m.
Various field outings are also planned throughout the year, and include trips to local conservation areas, bird banding, winter tree identification and much more. Field outings are free of charge.