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Give the Gift of Nature

There are so many conservation organizations these days that when it comes time to find one that you want to support, donate to or get involved with it’s difficult to choose.  The Nature Conservancy of Canada is one that I recommend! The Nature Conservancy of Canada is a conservation organization that’s mission is “to protect…

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Niagara Park’s Butterfly Conservatory

Imagine a colourful, magical world full of butterflies and that is what you’ll find at Niagara Park’s Butterfly Conservatory.  Located 10 minutes from Niagara Falls on the grounds of Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens.  The Butterfly Conservatory opened in 1996 and at 11,000 square feet is North America’s largest glass-enclosed Butterfly Conservatory.  Here you’ll find 45…

Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

The truth is: the natural world is changing. And we are totally dependent on that world. It provides our food, water and air. It is the most precious thing we have and we need to defend it.” ~ David Attenborough This past weekend I had the fabulous idea to visit a local art centre with…