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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Orangeville Volunteers Work Hard At Tree Planting

Orangeville’s annual Earth Day Tree Planting was held this past Saturday and saw 500 trees and shrubs get put in the ground. Organized by Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) and the Orangeville Sustainability Action Team (OSAT), the event was held in conjunction with the Rotary Club’s Make Orangeville Shine garbage clean-up.…

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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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A Long Way To The Back At Island Lake

For years I’ve heard stories of big fish coming through the ice at the back of Island Lake in Orangeville. “I caught the big crappie on the edge of that hole” I was told. “There are some monster pike back there” said others. This one deep hole in the entire…

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