Monthly Archives: May 2016

Volunteers Needed to Assist with Piping Plovers

The 2016 Piping Plover season has started off with a bang with a record total of 5 nests!  With the potential for 19 chicks, we are eagerly seeking new volunteers to help monitor the birds and to spread public awareness.  To RSVP regarding attending the Volunteer Orientation please contact Patricia Davidson at Date: Thursday, […]

The Plovers are Back!

We are excited to announce that we have 14 adult Piping Plovers at Beach Area 1 with one official nest! After the first egg of the season was discovered on May 10th, the team at Wasaga Beach Provincial Park quickly responded by installing a perimeter fence around the nest to ensure the safety of the […]

Trees for the Earth – May 14th

On April 22nd many people celebrated Earth Day in Canada and worldwide. However it is important to remember that Earth Day is more than just a single day and that our daily actions can make a difference. The theme for this years’ campaign is “Trees for the Earth”.  So it is fitting that the local […]