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Snapping turtle hunt now illegal!

Via Victory! Snapping Turtle hunt now illegal | AWARE Simcoe Decision on Regulation: β€’ As of April 1, 2017, no open season for Snapping Turtle across all of Ontario. Based on public feedback, there was significant opposition to maintaining any open season for snapping turtles. Snapping Turtle is a long-lived species that reproduces slowly and … Continue reading Snapping turtle hunt now illegal!

Volunteer Schedule and Project List

You are invited to join the 2017 Youth Volunteer Programs offered by Willow Park Ecology Centre. Youth Volunteer Mentorship -Β starts Tuesday May 2nd from 4:00-6:00 pm, and continues every Tuesday and Thursday until June 8th. And then runs in the fall from mid-September to late-October. See list on the volunteer registrationΒ form. We will care for … Continue reading Volunteer Schedule and Project List

Young volunteers – get inspired by Harnoor!

Harnoor Gill is our new youth volunteer leader. Harnoor wants to encourage children to volunteer in the park - even a little will help a lot. Harnoor won the 2011 Halton Youth Awards for Environmental Excellence for his volunteering at Willow Park Ecology Centre. β€œI want to show the youth in the community that they … Continue reading Young volunteers – get inspired by Harnoor!