Connecting people with nature in Ontario's Mississippi Valley
Mississippi River at Pakenham
Snapping Turtle
photo Joe Crowley. Click photo to read about and sign the Ontario Nature petition re. hunting of these at-risk species
The Messenger
Almonte Old Town Hall film screening, January 19 was a sell out. Thank you all for attending. See details http://mvfn.ca/the-messenger-birds-have-something-to-tell-us/
Evening Grosbeaks, Clayton, ON
photo Brenda Boyd
Snow Buntings
A wonderful display of about 20 Snow Buntings on the Carleton Place Christmas Bird Count, 2016. photo Howard Robinson.
Metamorphosis
Peter Mills, author of Metamorphosis: Ontario's Amphibians at all Stages of Development is our February speaker. Link to page http://www.peterbmills.com/metamorphosis.html
Red Squirrel
Canadian Wildlife Federation 2016 Photo Contest: Urban Interaction, Winner. “Red Squirrel” by Anca Gaston
Ontario's Endangered Species need better protection
Read about Ontario Nature's fight to uphold the ESA. photo Blanding's Turtle by Joe Crowley
"Grand" MVFN Trip planned to Grand Manan and Bay of Fundy
See 2017 trip proposal at http://mvfn.ca/grand-mvfn-trip-to-bay-of-fundy-and-grand-manan/
Machias Seal Island
photo Nina Stavland. See details of MVFN 2017 trip planned to Grand Manan Island and Bay of Fundy.

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Evening Grosbeaks a welcome site

Evening Grosbeaks a welcome site

Date Posted: January,19

Category: Nature Notebook,Recent Sightings

Brenda Boyd was thrilled to see a lot of Evening Grosbeaks at her feeder today in Clatyon and has sent these photos....read more >>

"Grand" MVFN Trip to Bay of Fundy and Grand Manan

Date Posted: January,18

Category: Field Trips,Special Events

We have selected a six-day tour, starting in Moncton, travelling down the Bay of Fundy, and taking the ferry to Grand Manan Island. We would leave Ottawa by Porter Airlines on July 31, 2017, and return from St. John...read more >>

Ontario Nature: at-risk Snapping Turtle hunting changes not good enough

Ontario Nature: at-risk Snapping Turtle hunting changes not good enough

Date Posted: January,18

Category: Hazards to Wildlife,Ontario Nature Action Alerts,Other Environmental Issues,Turtles

Ontario Nature: ". . . Ontario’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is poised to make a critical decision about the hunting of snapping turtles. Lamentably, the ministry is proposing to continue the hunt, with the addition of some...read more >>

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