2022 Outings

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2022 - 1:00 pm – Oxford Thames River Trail (Two Eyes).  This hike has well marked trails, is an easy walk and family friendly.  We will meet at the trail head which is located at 454779 45th Line.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2022 - time to be announced – Hodges Pond, Old Stage Road, between Sweaburg Road and Highway 59 South. Celebrate Natural Connections Event.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2022 - 1:00 pm – Ross’s Woods, 403205 Robinson Road, Ingersoll N5C 3J7. Meet at Ross’s Woods.  Daria will lead a hike through the woods as a thank you to the Club for their donation to Thames Talbot Land Trust.  We will be looking for fungi and enjoying the fall colours.

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2022 - 1:00 pm – Seed Collecting at Hawk Cliff Woods, 4435 Hawk Cliff Road. Meet at Hawk Cliff.  Come spend a wonderful afternoon helping Daria collect native seeds!  It’s easy to do!  Please dress appropriately as we will be in tick country.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2022 - 9:00 am – Searching for Autumn Sandhill Cranes and learning about fall and winter food sources for birds.  Meet at the Drumbo Truck Stop in the parking lot.  This will be a 2 hour outing driving in the area of Drumbo and Black Creek Swamp. Ken and Janet Dance will lead this outing.  Please call Ken at 519-463-6156 if you have any questions.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2022 - Any time all day – Christmas Bird Count.  If you would like to participate, you may either join one of the small groups going out, bird on your own, or do some feeder watching and observations around your home. However you would like to participate, please contact Jeff Skevington (jhskevington@gmail.com) or Richard Skevington (‭519-533-7386‬) ahead of time so that we can maximize coverage of the circle and arrange to get your data. We meet after the count to discuss the results. With luck, we can meet in person. We will know better closer to the date.

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Note - Please phone Richard at 519-533-7386 or Sharron at 519-462-2862 if you have any questions.