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Hamilton Waterfall Tour - Take 2!

A few years ago, I discovered that Hamilton is home to over 100 waterfalls (we took our first trip down to check some out a couple years ago – read about it  383 more words


#WestNile virus in #Ontario, #Canada: A twelve-year analysis of #human case prevalence, #mosquito #surveillance, and #climate data (PLoS One, abstract)


West Nile virus in Ontario, Canada: A twelve-year analysis of human case prevalence, mosquito surveillance, and climate data… 594 more words


Discovering Nature in the City

A few weeks ago we discovered a great little find less than a 30 minute drive from downtown Toronto at Rouge National Urban Park.

The concept and arrival at this park was very confusing to us. 235 more words


Touchin' The Tip At Point Pelee National Park

On Canada Day long weekend we headed down to Southern Ontario to visit Point Pelee National Park. Perfect opportunity to finally use our Discovery Pass… 628 more words


Life's a Beach at Long Point Provincial Park

May 2-4 weekend we adventured down to one of the 4th oldest provincial parks in Ontario, Long Point Provincial Park.  Nestled on Lake Erie, it was about a 2.5 hour drive southwest of Toronto. 212 more words


Are grubs destroying your lawn?

Many people are discovering that grubs, the larvae of some beetles, can destroy your lawn if not detected early and treated.

Although the most common destructive grub in Canada was originally from the native June bug, recent introductions of the Japanese beetle and the European chafer within the Niagara region have resulted in their migration further east and north in Ontario, causing havoc to lawns in eastern Ontario. 460 more words


My Life Inflight: May

Where has the time gone? How it is ALREADY june 9th!!! It’s been so nice out lately that I’ve been slacking really hard with my blog posts. 373 more words