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Jane’s Altona Forest

“You’re doing this backwards” I thought, “And you really are not the right person to do this at all.” Just over a year ago, I decided that Altona Forest should have a Jane’s Walk. I don’t usually lead hikes in … Continue reading

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Altona’s Wetlands: Following the Water

When you think of wetlands, do you think of marshes and ponds? Wetlands are so much more – there are forest wetlands, bogs, wet meadows, fen – lands with readily available surface water. Canada holds 25% of the world’s wetlands. … Continue reading

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Do you know this song? It’s most often tied to holiday season parties and festivities. More recently parents joyfully sing it in the first week of September as kids return to school… or even after March Break when exhausted parents … Continue reading

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