From The Couchiching Conservancy
March 2012

10,000 Acres Protected

connecting with nature 

10,000 acres...and counting!
Thanks to your support we have reached a milestone of protected land in the Couchiching region.
Congratulations everyone. 

 Mocassin flower or pink ladies slipperThomas C. Agnew Nature Reserve; a family legacy



 A stretch of protected natural land along the Trent Severn Waterway near Washago has recently been increased through the efforts of the Couchiching Conservancy Read more... 
LK loggerhead
Assistance for Carden Landowners
From Ron Reid
Last summer, careful monitoring of Loggerhead Shrikes on the Carden Alvar documented a total of 13 nests. Read more...


birding blitz Can You Lend a Hand? 
Upcoming Volunteer Activities with the Couchiching Conservancy. Mark your calendars and join in the fun and learning. Read more...
Ron Reid in his natural habitat...birding 
Copeland Forest Upcoming Events
Birdwatching, a forest walk to identify plants, and an Invasive Species workshop are all on offer this spring. 

Upcoming Events

Turtle habitat enhancement: Washago Centennial Park, April 28

Go Native!  Nature walk at Grant's Woods & Ego's Nurseries May 6

Carden Challenge May 25 & 26

Carden Nature Festival June 1-3 

Thanks from the Conservancy.  
We hope you have enjoyed the newest version of our newsletter.  Send us your comments and suggestions.   

Contact Info
Gayle Carlyle

Couchiching Conservancy