Brenda’s garden

Written on: September 9th, 2019

by Brenda MacKenzie Our colourful but idiosyncratic garden is on an ordinary urban lot at 1826 Scott Street. At the front of the house, frustrated motorists on their ...


Pollinators at the University of Ottawa – 2019 update

Written on: July 20th, 2019

by Renate Sander-Regier The 2019 season has been slow at the University of Ottawa – for pollinator activity, pollinator habitats, and pollinator surveys. But more ...


Creating pollinator habitat from scratch

Written on: June 28th, 2019

by Sandy Garland The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and National Capital Commission (NCC) have embarked on an ambitious project to plant large areas of roadsides ...


Procedures and suggestions for establishing a waystation in a city park

Written on: January 29th, 2019

by Mary Ash Do this with a partner; it is way too complicated and time consuming to do on your own. Choose a park near your residence! Organize your information into ...


Caring for creation and pollinators!

Written on: December 13th, 2018

Katherine Forster Faith & the Common Good (FCG) is a national environmental NGO that works with faith and spiritual communities in their efforts to become more ...


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… ...