Plant it and they will come: my corner pollinator garden

Written on: November 27th, 2018

by Berit Erickson I’m not exaggerating when I say that my pollinator garden has changed my life. How can a garden possibly do that? Well, let me tell you… ...


The trials, tribulations, and joys in running a demonstration garden

Written on: November 21st, 2018

by Sarah Coulber The Canadian Wildlife Federation is a national charitable organization that has been around since the early 1960s. A large part of our work is ...


Pollinators go to high school

Written on: August 31st, 2018

by Sandy Garland Just a quick note to highlight the new pollinator gardens at Lisgar and Glebe collegiates. Emma Kirke spearheaded both projects by applying for ...


Bridge-to-Bridge community reforestation project

Written on: July 1st, 2018

by Sandy Garland, with much help from Declan Hill, chair of the project According to Declan, this project started because the community was “tired of cars ...


Creating “pollinator gardens in a box” at the FWG

Written on: October 17th, 2017

by Sandy Garland SUMMARY What: Partnership between Friends of the Earth, University of Ottawa, and Fletcher Wildlife Garden Where: Fletcher Wildlife Garden ...