Event: Winter Backus Woods Tree Ecology Hike: Field Event

01:00 PM
03:00 PM

Nature Conservancy of Canada Ecologist Brett Norman will take us on a crisp walk in the north tract of Backus Woods to learn how to identify trees in winter. Brett will also discuss tree ecology. Meet at the Backus Woods parking lot on the south side of Highway 24 (#218). Dress for the season. Questions? Contact Len at 519-428-6796.

Note: On occasion, circumstances beyond our control may require cancellation of a planned event. All event cancellations will be posted on the NFN web site.



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.

Field Events

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.

Download the 2016-2017 Speaker and Field Outing Schedule.