City Hall bee hotel is back in business!

Written on: July 12th, 2021

by Amy MacPherson The City Hall bee hotel is back in business, with a touch of rainbow colours this year in honour of Pride Month! Ottawa’s Mayor proclaimed ...


Hydro Ottawa’s pollinator meadow is for the birds (and the bees)

Written on: April 20th, 2021

In cooperation with the Canadian Wildlife Federation and others, Hydro Ottawa has created huge pollinator meadows at Morgan’s Grant and off McCarthy Road. Now ...


Forest Garden Friends

Written on: March 14th, 2021

by Sarah M.L. Walker Our garden is a food forest, with domesticated edibles intermingled with (sometimes edible to humans) native species. Our property is large (one ...


Champlain Park – bringing native biodiversity into our neighbourhood

Written on: December 12th, 2020

The following is a brief summary of an evaluation report on work along the Kichi Zībī Mīkan (formerly Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway) by residents of Champlain Park. ...


Morgan’s Grant summer report

Written on: November 29th, 2020

by Gabriel Roy The goal of this report is to summarize how the Hydro Corridor was maintained throughout the summer 2020 term and to expand on last year’s report in ...


Selby Plains/Atlantis Pollinator Garden: end of season report

Written on: October 9th, 2020

by Dave Adams, photos by Nancy The first season of the Westboro Beach Community Association-sponsored pollinator garden is coming to a close and the garden is being ...