A Public Evening of Science and Stewardship on the Minesing Wetlands

A public evening on science & stewardship in the Minesing Wetlands

For copies of this evenings presentations please visit the Educational and Cultural Functions page

Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Location: Tiffin Conservation Centre in Utopia

The Friends of Minesing Wetlands presents this ​exciting evening on the science and stewardship of the internationally significant Minesing Wetlands.

Local experts will discuss the ecology, hydrogeology and forest health of the Minesing. Special presentations include a discussion on the rare Hine’s Emerald Dragonfly and land securement and stewardship activities within this special part of our watershed.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and presentations begin at 7:00 p.m. A suggested donation of $10 may be made at the door.

 With limited seating available preregistration is encouraged. Click below to register via Eventbrite.



Minesing Reeds Fall 2014

The Friends of Minesing Wetlands have captured some of the work that has been done in the Minesing Wetlands during the summer and fall of  2014 in our latest edition of the Minesing Reeds.

Enjoy stories from the Minesing Wetlands including Mike Francis’ day searching for rare orchids in the Minesing fen complex.  Kristyn Ferguson reports on the land acquisition of a “piece of the Minesing” along the southern portion of the Mad River.

You will also read about how the Minesing Wetlands was “spruced up” as part of the TD Tree Days.

Please enjoy the Fall 2014 edition of the Minesing Reeds!

Minesing Reeds Fall 2014

FOMWs Bonspiel and AGM

Bonspiel flyer 2014

Do you love nature?   Enjoy Curling?

Join the Friends of Minesing Wetlands November 1 at the Stroud Curling Club for our annual “Funspeil” and AGM.  6:30 – 11:30pm

Get together a team of 4 ($100) or individual $25 and enjoy a fun night of curling, food and cash bar.  All proceeds going to help preserve the Minesing Wetlands through our not‐for‐profit group efforts.

We will enjoy a night of fun, yummy food, prizes, cash bar and learn about
this very important ecological area.

Register for this event by emailing nsaunders@nvca.on.ca