Invasive species have been an increasing element of concern for ecologists, biologists, and land managers over the last 15 years.
More Trees for Hamilton Please! The Hamilton Conservation Foundation submitted a tree planting project to the AVIVA Community Fund for consideration. Now it’s your turn to vote in order to get our project funded! Register for an account and vote for our project before the end of the day on Thursday, October 19th and you’ll…Read more
West Nile Virus in Hamilton As of August 21st, 2017, the Medical Officer of Health has set the risk of West Nile virus in Hamilton to high. The high risk level means that West Nile virus is circulating in the mosquito population in Ontario and the likelihood of being bitten by an infected mosquito is higher…Read more
Hamilton Conservation Authority has successfully acquired a new parcel of land as a part of their Wetland Restoration Project and the new East Escarpment Conservation Area. The 10.18 hectare (25 acre) parcel of land is located on the east side of Fifth Road East and contains part of the Vinemount Swamp Provincially Significant Wetland as…Read more