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FWG gets outside help

By Ted Farnworth    Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC), The Royal Ottawa, and TD Bank. What do they have in common? Well, each of them has volunteer groups that have recently come to the Fletcher Wildlife Garden to help us. Our regular volunteers do a great job, but we are always happy to have groups come out [...]

2018-01-03T00:32:05-05:00June 13th, 2017|Fletcher Wildlife Garden|

Visit to FWG by Ontario’s environmental commissioner

By Ted Farnworth Environmental Commissioner Dr. Dianne Saxe (right) talks with Ted Farnworth, Sandy Garland, and Diane Lepage at the FWG On Monday, May 9, the Ontario environmental commissioner, Dr. Dianne Saxe, did a walking tour of the Fletcher Wildlife Garden. FWG volunteers Sandy Garland and Ted Farnworth, along with Diane Lepage (OFNC [...]

2018-01-03T00:36:27-05:00May 9th, 2017|Fletcher Wildlife Garden|

The jungle never sleeps

By Ted Farnworth One of the activities that we carry out at the FWG is to introduce or re-introduce bushes and trees into the property that will maintain and enhance the various habitats we are trying to highlight. A lot of thought, discussion, and planning goes into deciding which plants should go where. This is [...]

2018-01-02T18:45:09-05:00September 9th, 2013|Fletcher Wildlife Garden|

DSV vs the Dandelion digger

By Ted Farnworth I gave the dandelion digger a test run on the north face of the ravine to see if it would work against DSV in a real-life situation. The plot where I have been focusing my attention this year is actually starting to look like DSV is not taking over as it has [...]

2018-01-02T18:52:44-05:00June 3rd, 2013|Fletcher Wildlife Garden|