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Posts Tagged ‘Nature in the Kawarthas’

Kawartha Highlands Signature Site Park 20th June 2015

Kawartha Highlands Signature Site Park protects over 37,000 hectares of the southern edge of the Canadian Shield, including many significant species and habitats. Rock Barrens are a unique ecosystem that occur throughout this provincial park, located just 45 minutes north of Peterborough. Characterized by exposed granitic bedrock and stunted trees and shrubs, these areas have…

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Wildlife walk. Sunday 7th September

Join PFN member and author Drew Monkman for the first of this season’s Sunday morning wildlife walks. Meet at Peterborough Zoo parking lot at 8.00a.m. From the parking lot we will carpool to local sites to observe birds and other wildlife. The outing will last approximately three hours. Bring binoculars, dress appropriately and be ready…

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Wildlife walk 20th October

Join Drew Monkman, PFN member and local author, for a wildlife adventure. Meet up at the Peterborough Zoo parking lot at 8.00a.m. and bring binoculars and a contribution to carpooling costs. The outing will last around 3 hours.

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Read details wealth of info on Kawarthas’ wildlife

A review of the new publication of the Peterborough Field Naturalists Nature in the Kawarthas which appeared in the Lindsay Post states that that “If you’ve ever wondered about the birds and mammals that frequent your bird feeder but never had the inclination to wade through extensive field guides, then Nature in the Kawarthas is…

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Review of Nature In The Kawarthas In EMC

A review of the new PFN publication ‘Nature in the Kawarthas’ was published in the EMC Almonte/Carleton Place (a community paper that appears throughout Eastern Ontario). [quote float=”left”]”Reading Nature in the Kawarthas will whet the appetite of any budding naturalist and it also serves as a great trip planner with helpful maps and a detailed listing…

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Book Launch at Lockside Trading

A book launch and signing for Nature in the Kawarthas will take place at Lockside Trading in Young’s Point sometime in late May or June. Lockside have regular events during the cottage season and are looking forward to hosting us as they sold many copies of Kawartha Nature which the PFN published in 1992. It…

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