From Colonial Grid to Patchwork Landscape

by Philip Fry When colonial settlement was initiated in our region in the late eighteenth century, the forest inhabited by indigenous peoples was seen as...

Interbreeding with Aliens

by Fred Schueler & Aleta Karstad, Fragile Inheritance Natural History On the radio and internet, you often encounter pitches for stories or movies of unknown...

Soil, Landscape, and Reconciliation

submitted by Philip Fry Not long after “CO2 Down to Earth 2” appeared in the NGT, I dropped in to see friends who live just...

Obvious Snails

by Fred Schueler, Fragile Inheritance Natural History When a species has “obvia” as its specific epithet, and it’s so conspicuous that you can survey its...

Council declares Waste Reduction Week

Council has declared Waste Reduction Week in the Municipality of North Grenville, which runs October 18 – 24, 2021. Celebrating 20 years of success, Waste...

CO2 Down to Earth

by Philip Fry A recent survey of Canadians concerning climate change and species loss found that 67% of its respondents were somewhat pessimistic about our...