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The Sudbury Star
The value of planting treesstep on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontari
The value of planting trees
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 hours ago
step on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontario), with continued support from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, has planted more than 20 million trees on private lands through the 50 Million... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Bear visit latest wildlife encounter in Barriemore coyotes sighting as the city grows and sprawls out more into their territo
Bear visit latest wildlife encounter in Barrie
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
more coyotes sighting as the city grows and sprawls out more into their territory,” Clay said. Jolanta Kowalski at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) said a Barrie bear technician had been called by police and was advised of... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Bear visit latest wildlife encounter in Barriemore coyotes sighting as the city grows and sprawls out more into their territo
Bear visit latest wildlife encounter in Barrie
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
more coyotes sighting as the city grows and sprawls out more into their territory,” Clay said. Jolanta Kowalski at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) said a Barrie bear technician had been called by police and was advised of... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Letters to the editoralways appear to be healthy and vigorous animals, but I have lately become conc
Letters to the editor
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
always appear to be healthy and vigorous animals, but I have lately become concerned enough about rabies to contact the Ministry of Natural Resources to request some of the anti-rabies vaccine packets to feed to the raccoons that come on my... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Letters to the editoralways appear to be healthy and vigorous animals, but I have lately become conc
Letters to the editor
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
always appear to be healthy and vigorous animals, but I have lately become concerned enough about rabies to contact the Ministry of Natural Resources to request some of the anti-rabies vaccine packets to feed to the raccoons that come on my... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Letters to the editoralways appear to be healthy and vigorous animals, but I have lately become conc
Letters to the editor
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
always appear to be healthy and vigorous animals, but I have lately become concerned enough about rabies to contact the Ministry of Natural Resources to request some of the anti-rabies vaccine packets to feed to the raccoons that come on my... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Men Arrested With Pieces of Ivory Hidden in Nylon Bagsappear in court soon, the police boss said at a media briefing. The region has
Two Men Arrested With Pieces of Ivory Hidden in Nylon Bags
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
appear in court soon, the police boss said at a media briefing. The region has not been immune to poachers. Recently, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism announced a special drive to curb poaching. In parliament last week, Natural... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Khao Yai fence proposal hits wall of oppositionstructure would devalue the World Heritage site. Representatives of several co
Khao Yai fence proposal hits wall of opposition
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
structure would devalue the World Heritage site. Representatives of several conservation-minded groups showed up at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment on Monday to lodge a protest after park officials distributed a questionnaire... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Secondary Cities Struggle With Waste Managementvalue resources to avoid health threats that they also pose. Timothy Kayumba, g
Secondary Cities Struggle With Waste Management
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
value resources to avoid health threats that they also pose. Timothy Kayumba, green economy joint program specialist at the ministry of natural resources, argues that e-waste recycling is needed. "There is need for enough financing, technology and... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
GIS, drone usage focus of new sessionshow to access the most recent colour aerial photography (collected in 2013, par
GIS, drone usage focus of new sessions
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
how to access the most recent colour aerial photography (collected in 2013, partnered with Conservation Ontario and the Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry). Attendees are invited to bring GIS questions and January will provide the latest... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Tree planting makes sensestep on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontari
Tree planting makes sense
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
step on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontario), with continued support from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, has planted more than 20 million trees on private lands through the 50 Million... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Natural gas the cheaper optionstep on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontari
Natural gas the cheaper option
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
step on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontario), with continued support from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, has planted more than 20 million trees on private lands through the 50 Million... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Private lands supporting new forestsstep on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontari
Private lands supporting new forests
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
step on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontario), with continued support from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, has planted more than 20 million trees on private lands through the 50 Million... Read more
3 related stories
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Belleville Intelligencer
Friday's letter to the editorstep on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontari
Friday's letter to the editor
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
step on their properties. Since 2008, Forests Ontario (previously Trees Ontario), with continued support from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, has planted more than 20 million trees on private lands through the 50 Million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Operation Tokomeza' Report Isn't for Public Consumption - AGcannot make public this report because investigation into the matter is still c
'Operation Tokomeza' Report Isn't for Public Consumption - AG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
cannot make public this report because investigation into the matter is still continuing," he said during winding up of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism 2016/2017 budget estimates. Debating, some MPs demanded government to table the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call to Use of Sports Personalities in TourismTanzania stars such as Taifa Stars captain, Samatta to extensively promote the
Call to Use of Sports Personalities in Tourism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Tanzania stars such as Taifa Stars captain, Samatta to extensively promote the country. Mr Saleh was debating in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism 2016/2017 budget estimates that was endorsed by the House on Wednesday evening.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legislators Demand Return of Dinosaur Fossils From Germany Sanctuaryso that Tanzanians can benefit from them through tourism earnings. Making his
Legislators Demand Return of Dinosaur Fossils From Germany Sanctuary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
so that Tanzanians can benefit from them through tourism earnings. Making his contribution during the winding up of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism 2016/2017 budget estimates, Minister for Energy and Minerals, Prof Sospeter... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Fish and Game Club seeks support on deer baiting concernsand support and then back to the OFAH for its support. Then if the OFAH agrees
Fish and Game Club seeks support on deer baiting concerns
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
and support and then back to the OFAH for its support. Then if the OFAH agrees to support the motion it can be taken to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF). “We agree with deer plots, and are not against farmers who produce... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury sets up tool to track bearsyou seen a bear wandering through your neighbourhood and want to report it? The
Sudbury sets up tool to track bears
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
you seen a bear wandering through your neighbourhood and want to report it? The city wants to hear from you. The city, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry and the Greater Sudbury Police Service are collaborating on a new service, the... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Rare plovers incubating eggs at Sauble Beachof predators and protect the eggs and chicks from predators until they fledge.
Rare plovers incubating eggs at Sauble Beach
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
of predators and protect the eggs and chicks from predators until they fledge. The work is done under the direction of the Ministry of Natural Resources. The Plover Lovers group is always looking for more volunteers. An orientation session is set... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Municipal leaders in North express concernthat rely on resource-based industries, such as logging and mining. The act wi
Municipal leaders in North express concern
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
that rely on resource-based industries, such as logging and mining. The act will be spoken to in a presentation by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. It will be challenged by municipal representatives from Temiskaming Shores and... Read more
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Timmins Times
Endangered Species Act hot topic at upcoming NEOMAindustries, such as logging and mining. The Act will be spoken to in a present
Endangered Species Act hot topic at upcoming NEOMA
Timmins Times / Posted 5 days ago
industries, such as logging and mining. The Act will be spoken to in a presentation to be made by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF). The Act will also be challenged by municipal representatives of the City... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Fire threat in northeast 'all over the map'are no fire restrictions in the North Bay area, but that doesn't mean people sh
Fire threat in northeast 'all over the map'
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
are no fire restrictions in the North Bay area, but that doesn't mean people should be complacent, says a spokesman for the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. "You've got to keep in mind, we are still under spring conditions, and that can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forest Harvesting Guidelines Under Review to Benefit Nearby VillagersDodoma — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism mulls reviewing the 2007
Forest Harvesting Guidelines Under Review to Benefit Nearby Villagers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Dodoma — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism mulls reviewing the 2007 Forest Harvesting Guidelines to enable people living around forest reserves benefit from the resource. This was said yesterday by the Deputy Minister, Mr Ramo Makani,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Voters should be able to recall governmentSo, there is every reason to fear further setbacks. Most important is that the
Voters should be able to recall government
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
So, there is every reason to fear further setbacks. Most important is that the Grand River Conservation Authority, the Ministry of Natural Resources, Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Brant County all must give their blessings before... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Wasaga Distribution is not for sale: mayorthe option to eliminate or reduce parking fees for residents. Coun. Ego moved
Wasaga Distribution is not for sale: mayor
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
the option to eliminate or reduce parking fees for residents. Coun. Ego moved to have the motion extended to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry for similar consideration in Wasaga Beach Provincial Park parking lots. The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Moose on the looseOut of concern for the well-being of everyone involved, including the animal, p
Moose on the loose
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 days ago
Out of concern for the well-being of everyone involved, including the animal, police contained the area and contacted the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. With the assistance of the MNRF, the moose was tranquilized and safely... Read more
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The Sault Star
Dry season cause of early forest firescrew from Chapleau has been dispatched to fight the blaze, said Christine Rosch
Dry season cause of early forest fires
The Sault Star / Posted 6 days ago
crew from Chapleau has been dispatched to fight the blaze, said Christine Rosche, fire information officer with the Ministry of Natural Resources Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services. Sault 18 is believed to be about five hectares... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Charges laid on the waterstopped and checked, with 18 charges laid. South Simcoe police were joined on
Charges laid on the water
Barrie Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
stopped and checked, with 18 charges laid. South Simcoe police were joined on Lake Simcoe by York Regional police and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. On Saturday 44 boats were stopped and inspected, with 11 charges laid and 11... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Diversifies Mineral Sector to Stabilize Pricessector," he explained. Mineral revenues dropped to $149 million last year from
Government Diversifies Mineral Sector to Stabilize Prices
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
sector," he explained. Mineral revenues dropped to $149 million last year from about $210 million in 2014. Statistics from Ministry of Natural Resources indicate that the mining sector employed at least 34,000 people in 2013. Government expects the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism Promotion, War On Poaching High On 2016/17 AgendaGiraffes in Arusha National Park (file photo). Dodoma — The Ministry of Natura
Tourism Promotion, War On Poaching High On 2016/17 Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Giraffes in Arusha National Park (file photo). Dodoma — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism has announced a special drive to curb poaching, ensure extensive tourism promotion and marketing; and enable advanced forestry conservation. These... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Officials keeping wary eye on rabies outbreakand they were both in West Lincoln,” Strooband said. “It is very close. It will
Officials keeping wary eye on rabies outbreak
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 days ago
and they were both in West Lincoln,” Strooband said. “It is very close. It will likely hit in Grimsby — if it hits. The Ministry of Natural Resources is collecting dead raccoon samples from southern Ontario and is saturating an enormous area... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Officials keeping wary eye on rabies outbreakand they were both in West Lincoln,” Strooband said. “It is very close. It will
Officials keeping wary eye on rabies outbreak
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 days ago
and they were both in West Lincoln,” Strooband said. “It is very close. It will likely hit in Grimsby — if it hits. The Ministry of Natural Resources is collecting dead raccoon samples from southern Ontario and is saturating an enormous area... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Officials keeping wary eye on rabies outbreakand they were both in West Lincoln,” Strooband said. “It is very close. It will
Officials keeping wary eye on rabies outbreak
Welland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
and they were both in West Lincoln,” Strooband said. “It is very close. It will likely hit in Grimsby — if it hits. The Ministry of Natural Resources is collecting dead raccoon samples from southern Ontario and is saturating an enormous area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Okays Drones to Fight Poaching in Tarangireto expand the scope of the project. In an exchange of letters with the Tanzani
Govt Okays Drones to Fight Poaching in Tarangire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to expand the scope of the project. In an exchange of letters with the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism has sanctioned a drone anti poaching "Proof of Concept" operation in Tarangire... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Weigh in On How Deadly Floods, Landslides Can Be Preventedfrom the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDMAR), the Mini
Experts Weigh in On How Deadly Floods, Landslides Can Be Prevented
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
from the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDMAR), the Ministry of Local Government and Social Affairs, Ministry of Natural Resources, Rwanda Housing Authority and Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF), also aimed at identifying risk-prone... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Two forest fires burning in Sudbury areaThere are two new fires reported in the Northeast Region as of Saturday afterno
Two forest fires burning in Sudbury area
The Sudbury Star / Posted 9 days ago
There are two new fires reported in the Northeast Region as of Saturday afternoon, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources. North Bay 7 is 0.1 of a hectare and is not under control. Sudbury 19 is 0.1 of a hectare and is not under control.... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Building delays frustrate home buyershe said at the time. But on Friday, he said two governing organizations, the G
Building delays frustrate home buyers
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
he said at the time. But on Friday, he said two governing organizations, the Grand River Conservation Authority and the Ministry of Natural Resources, still haven't signed off on the project. "I won't say how long it's going to be this time... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Public offered say in extending cottage leasesanother 21 years for the owners of 282 private cottages located inside Rondeau
Public offered say in extending cottage leases
Chatham Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
another 21 years for the owners of 282 private cottages located inside Rondeau Provincial Park. Ontario Parks and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) are inviting public comment until June 17 on a proposal for a lease... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sabah leads in conservation – CMForestry Headquarters in Sandakan,” Musa said. Musa also expressed his thanks
Sabah leads in conservation – CM
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
Forestry Headquarters in Sandakan,” Musa said. Musa also expressed his thanks to the Federal Government, particularly the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment for their continued funding and support for the implementation of HoB in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Use of Drones Approved As Anti-Poaching War Intensifiesto expand the scope of the project. In an exchange of letters with the Tanzani
Use of Drones Approved As Anti-Poaching War Intensifies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
to expand the scope of the project. In an exchange of letters with the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF), the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism has sanctioned a drone in an anti-poaching operation in Tarangire, to start... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Quarry expansion request premature: councilof South Bruce Peninsula council was to have no opinion at all – but after a br
Quarry expansion request premature: council
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 12 days ago
of South Bruce Peninsula council was to have no opinion at all – but after a breakdown of a letter slated to be sent to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forests by Bruce County Planning, SBP council is hoping the MNRF will oblige their concerns... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Council rejects free parking pass requeststo grant up to 50 passes to Piping Plover recovery initiatives was rejected Tue
Council rejects free parking pass requests
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 12 days ago
to grant up to 50 passes to Piping Plover recovery initiatives was rejected Tuesday, along with a free pass for a single Ministry of Natural Resources and Forests (MNRF) vehicle. “I mean, no,” said councilor Ana Vukovic. Vukovic says it’s a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Awesome Makonde Art Facing Extinctionfurther that, if a tourist does not submit the documents, his or her items are
Awesome Makonde Art Facing Extinction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
further that, if a tourist does not submit the documents, his or her items are either confiscated by officials of the ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism at the airport or they are made to pay a considerable amount of money as fees... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mweka Wildlife College On Reform to ExcellenceMoshi — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism on one hand and the Board
Mweka Wildlife College On Reform to Excellence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Moshi — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism on one hand and the Board of Directors of the College of African Wildlife Management - Mweka (CAWM) have resolved to turn around the institution into centre of excellence in the world. Speaking... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Evict Longido Mountain Invadersinhabitants depend on livestock for their livelihood. According to the officia
Govt to Evict Longido Mountain Invaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
inhabitants depend on livestock for their livelihood. According to the official, 40 per cent of funds received from the ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism is channeled to conservation and 60 per cent for general expenditure. The acting... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Trout release celebrates biodiversityas part of an annual festival. One-thousand trout from the North Bay Fish Cult
Trout release celebrates biodiversity
The Sudbury Star / Posted 17 days ago
as part of an annual festival. One-thousand trout from the North Bay Fish Culture Station were delivered to Sudbury by Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry staff and stocked by local families. "This year we're celebrating the... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Greening partners celebrate wetland projectof the 140 acre farm field into a wetland ecosystem is also in partnership with
Greening partners celebrate wetland project
Chatham Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
of the 140 acre farm field into a wetland ecosystem is also in partnership with Ducks Unlimited Canada and the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. The entire 900-acre site, under ongoing development, pays dividends in... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Twin Forks to be busy Saturday, May 14life for humans, as well." The group has been reintroducing brook trout into t
Twin Forks to be busy Saturday, May 14
The Sudbury Star / Posted 18 days ago
life for humans, as well." The group has been reintroducing brook trout into the waterway in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry since 2000. The hatchery-raised trout are provided as a donation from the... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Cat problem needs 'lethal component,'not to work.” Norfolk councillors, he charged, “value cats over wildlife.” He
Cat problem needs 'lethal component,'
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 18 days ago
not to work.” Norfolk councillors, he charged, “value cats over wildlife.” He called for the county to get the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry involved and either let them do the trapping and euthanizing or “at least provide... Read more
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