Submitted by: Cliff Bennett,
Jan. 20, 2005
An outing with the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists
For all members and families and friends.
Leader: Chris Grooms, Ontario Nature co-ordinator for Eastern Region.
(Rideau Valley Field Naturalists are also invited to join us but will make own arrangements to get there) .
When: Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005
Car pooling at Petro Can Station, Almonte, for leaving 8:00 A.M.sharp to catch the 10:30 ferry sailing.
Return sailing, 4:00 P.M. for return home by 6:00 P.M.
If Petro Can is not convenient, please call to make other arrangements.
Amherst Island is west of Kingston and is a favourite spot for at least six species of owls plus many other bird species.
Bring a lunch and a hot thermos.
Cost: The price of the ferry trip ($5) and sharing with gas.
In case of poor weather, alternative date is Sat. Feb. 12. If in doubt, call Cliff before 7:40 A.M.
Call Cliff for any other details
Dress warmly as we will be away from cars for some of time.