Love is in the water

Over the last year I’ve been trying to figure out where my love of nature will take me in the years to come.  I still haven’t figured it out, but I have narrowed down a common point of interest: wildlife behaviour. The best part of this new focus is that it has renewed my interest […]

Letters to the Editor for May 19

Kindly acts may be putting Woodbine Park swans at risk While we all enjoy our family of swans in Woodbine Park, we may be making them sick by feeding them bread. It is great fun feeding them, so make sure you give them the clover that grows in the grass, or lettuce. Or just leave […]

Swan song in the Beach

Can you guess what creature is elegant, has an elongated neck, long white feathers, and is very beautiful?  Why swans, of course. There are two species of swans in the Beach area. Mute Swans Down at the Leslie Street Spit and Ashbridges Bay you will find a pair of Mute Swans.  Watching them reminds me […]