Connecting people with nature in Ontario's Mississippi Valley
Mississippi River at Pakenham
Cooper's Milk Vetch
A rare plant on Burnt Lands alvar. photo Pauline Donaldson
Wood Lily
One of the species in bloom during Brian Carson's Burnt Lands Alvar walk. photo Pauline Donaldson
Call for action Appleton Wetland Report
photo by Al Seaman
Metcalfe Geoheritage Park, Almonte
A recent MVFN geoheritage tour was led by Dr. Allan Donaldson. photo Neil Carleton
Rapids Clubtail dragonfly
Endangered species on Mississippi River. Photo Pauline Donaldson

What's New at MVFN.ca?

Young Naturalists registration open for children age 6-11

Young Naturalists registration open for children age 6-11

Date Posted: August 25, 2015

Category: YN News

September is just around the corner and it is time to begin the registration process for the fall session of the MVFN Young Naturalist's (YN) program. The Young Naturalist sessions are designed to develop and expand the interests of the...read more >>

Garden party reminder: all welcome, potluck & alcohol-free

Garden party reminder: all welcome, potluck & alcohol-free

Date Posted: August 19, 2015

Category: Nature Bursary News,Other Special Events

No RSVP’s are needed and all are welcome. Just remember to bring a potluck dish, and your favorite non-alcoholic beverage. We are planning this event as alcohol-free; there will be cold water available. 38 Carss Street in Almonte this Friday,...read more >>

Mississippi River Paddle

Mississippi River Paddle

Date Posted: August 18, 2015

Category: Canoe/Kayak day trips

Join us this Sunday, August 23, 2015 as we paddle a beautiful section of the Mississippi River upstream from County Rd. 15 towards Playfairville and back....read more >>

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Our public natural history talks are held the 3rd Thursdays in Jan-April & Sept to November, 7:30 pm, Almonte United Church, 106 Elgin St., Almonte, ON

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