Volunteer Day – Sunday April 10th

Volunteer Day – Sunday April 10th

Volunteers Needed! Mandaumin Woods Nature Reserve Volunteer Day – April 10 (rain date April 12), 2022 Lambton Wildlife Inc. needs your help! When: Sunday, April 10, 2022; 9:30 - 11:30 A.M. (weather permitting) Where: Mandaumin Woods Nature Reserve (located on Mandaumin Road just south of the village of Mandaumin - parking is on the West (park) side of the road Photo credit - Mark Buchanan What: Clearing trails and picking up garbage Needed: Everyone must wear eye protection, work gloves, and closed-toed shoes(appropriate for wet conditions)   Provided: Loppers and trash grabbers Contact: Roberta Buchanan (roberta.buchanan@icloud.com) both photos in this post credit - Mark Buchanan
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Intersections of Science, Social Media & Insects

Intersections of Science, Social Media & Insects

A former Lambton-County resident, Dr. Morgan Jackson is a PhD entomologist who has found a real love for communicating his passion via podcasts, blogs and social media. Fascinated by flies, biodiversity, and taxonomy, Dr. Morgan Jackson, has found a way to share the fascinating world of insects by embracing and incorporating social media into his day to day research. You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Mar 28, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Topic: LWI Virtual Series:  Intersections of Science, Social Media and Insects Register in advance for this webinar:https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dSK59SbyRPO4sQVplqMlyw After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information…
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Nature Canada’s Bird Friendly City Program 

Nature Canada’s Bird Friendly City Program 

Nature Canada's Bird Friendly City Program seeks to ensure our urban environments are safe havens for birds rather than a source of threats. Autumn Jordan, one of the program’s  organizers will explain what this program entails. Following Autumn, we will hear from a representative from Sarnia’s Bird Friendly City Action Team, to describe the local process in Sarnia. You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Feb 28, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Topic: LWI Virtual Series: Bird Friendly City Program Register in advance for this webinar:https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_r5liNLefRJydiFWz5Qbm6w After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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Mole Salamanders of Southern Ontario

Mole Salamanders of Southern Ontario

Few understand the ecology and astonishing abilities of mole salamanders,a small mostly subterranean amphibian.  Ron Gould, a biologist with Ontario Parks, will review of the types of species you are likely to encounter in your nature hikes, their interesting and often complicated genetic relationships, habitat and seasonal movement patterns, pitfalls to their survival, as well as ways you can improve both our environment for salamanders and your chances of seeing them in the wild. You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Jan 31, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Topic: LWI Virtual Series: Mole Salamanders of Southern Ontario Register in advance…
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Sydenham River Nature Reserve has been purchased!

Sydenham River Nature Reserve has been purchased!

Lambton Wildlife Inc. is very excited to announce that the fundraising campaign to expand the Sydenham River Nature Reserve has been successful! The 100-acre parcel of Carolinian zone habitat adjacent to the existing Sydenham River Nature Reserve has been purchased! Thank you to everyone who made a donation toward this incredibly important initiative. A total of $78,169.03 was raised! Without the generous support of people like you this purchase would not have been possible! The newly acquired 100-acre property, purchased by Ontario Nature with the support of Lambton Wildlife and many other nature groups, is part of the Carolinian Zone, a region that has more…
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Darkside: Illuminating the World of Moths

Darkside: Illuminating the World of Moths

You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Nov 29, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Topic: LWI Virtual Series: Darkside; Illuminating the World of Moths.Butterflies get all the attention. Naturalist Basil Conlin will captivate us by shedding light on the astonishing biology, diversity, and natural history of moths. He will also teach us how to attract them, participate in citizen science and how to garden for our night-time pollinators. Register in advance for this webinar:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tO2ZIP8HRVWWwk1vYlvesA After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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LWI Virtual Series: Prescribed Burns at Pinery PP

LWI Virtual Series: Prescribed Burns at Pinery PP

You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Oct 25, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Topic: LWI Virtual Series: Prescribed Burns at Pinery PP Alistair MacKenzie’s role at Pinery is to connect ecology and education to share the marvels of the natural world so that future stewards of the lands and waters see value in their protection forever. Alistair will share his work relating to prescribed burns in the management of natural environments such as oak savannas and tall grass prairies. Register in advance for this webinar:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1s3IJCiyTLaoLsR0uhfbmA After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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