Surveying The Credit For Spawning Brookies

Brook trout are some of the most beautiful fish I’ve ever seen. With their green, red and orange colours becoming even more brilliant during the spawn, they are truly a sight to behold. However, they are also some of the most secretive fish to hide in our coldwater streams, taking cover…

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Party Time At Lowville Park

This past Saturday was the day when spring officially begins in my books – the first volunteer work day of the season. For the second year in a row, this celebration took place at Lowville Park in Burlington, Ontario, on a perfect spring day. Sunglasses were needed as we gathered…

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The Mid-Winter Blahs

After two days of clear, perfect driving conditions, Mother Nature once again decided to throw a temper tantrum. While I did my best to make it to school, the big white flakes of snow causing reduced visibility, the brown slush making my snow tires spin going uphill, and the roads…

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Countdown To Trout Opener

I can hardly believe that trout opener in Southern Ontario is just over two days away. It’s about time! For me, trout opener is like Christmas. It’s the day I look forward to all winter long, and it means more to me with each passing year. Trout opener is a…

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