Chilly Wind But Warm Smiles At Orangeville Tree Planting

This past Saturday was the annual Earth Day Tree Planting in Orangeville and once again the community came out in great numbers to get 450 trees and shrubs in the ground. For the fourth year I was lucky to be helping Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) at this event as one of…

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Tree Planting With A Hint Of Winter

It had been a long time since I attended a tree planting, so despite a couple of physically draining days at work to end the week, I was happy to wake up last Saturday and head to Orangeville for a tree planting with Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) and TD Friends…

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Volunteers Clean The Credit River Ahead Of Trout Opener

For many anglers in Southern Ontario, the weekend before trout opener is a chance to prep gear and scout spots. For a group of dedicated volunteers from Trout Unlimited Canada’s Greg Clark Chapter and Credit Valley Conservation, the weekend before trout opener was a chance to clean-up trash around the…

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Getting Started At The Island Lake Ice Fishing Derby

After three days of being sick with the flu, I decreed that we couldn’t go fishing anywhere that required a long walk out on the ice. To his credit, Darrell took the decree in stride and we agreed that Island Lake in Orangeville was the place to head. With parking…

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