Events

Kayaking Stony Lake

Paddling Trip: Stony Lake | Paddle & Babble

Event Date/Time: 2017-07-19 06:00 pm

Join us and the Peterborough Paddling Club for a trip along the north shore of Stony Lake. We will paddle by Viamede Resort, the Glass House - also known as the Bridge House, toward KLT's East Syndicate Island & the Jeffrey-Cowan Forest Preserve near Boshink Narrows - the dividing line between [...]

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Emily Creek Wetlands

Hidden Gems: Forgotten Lakes Tour | Walk & Talk Tour

Event Date/Time: 2017-07-20 09:00 am

Two Dates: July 20 & Sept 19 | Hidden Gems: Forgotten Lakes Tour | Walk & Talk Tour Get off the beaten track and discover hidden lakes in areas identified in the Kawartha’s Naturally Connected Natural Heritage system that are worth protecting. Date: July 20 & Sept 19 Time: Time TBA Location: 'Top Secret' Signup: [...]

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Butterflies in the skies | Walk & Talk Tour

Event Date/Time: 2017-08-12 09:30 am

August 12 | Butterflies in the skies | Walk & Talk Tour Join us at our Dance Nature Sanctuary to learn how to identify butterflies and moths and the ecological features they depend on. What to Bring: A notepad, binoculars and pen to catalog and sketch specimens. We also encourage you to take [...]

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Pollination Exploration: Searching for Pollinators, Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2017-08-14 10:00 am

Aug 14 | Pollination Exploration: Searching for Pollinators, Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island | Volunteer Work Party Time: 10 A.M. – 3 P.M. Location: Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island, Pigeon Lake Join Kawartha Land Trust on the Island for a day of pollination exploration. We will be exploring the trails, searching for pollinators and creating ideal habitat to [...]

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Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island Blitz!

Event Date/Time: 2017-08-16 02:30 pm

Have you been admiring Big Island from a far, but not yet explored on shore? Now is your chance! Big Island has been named one of Canada's top 150 conservation properties! Join us in celebrating this conservation success with a week of guided tours to the island. KLT has made a lot [...]

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Ptbo Paddling Club to Big Island

Paddling Trip: Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island | Paddle & Babble

Event Date/Time: 2017-08-16 06:00 pm

Join us and our friends from the Peterborough Paddling Club for a trip to Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island, on Pigeon Lake. Date: Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 Time: 6 p.m. Meeting Location: From Peterborough, take Chemong Road to Bridgnorth; cross the causeway, and follow County Road 16 – which becomes County Road 37. Turn left at [...]

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Ingleton Wells Image

Ssssleeping beautiesssss. Creating a Snake Hibernacula | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2017-09-17 09:00 am

Ssssleeping beautiesssss. Creating a Snake Hibernacula, Ingleton-Wells | Volunteer Work Party You may be familiar with Garter snakes & Northern Water snakes, few of us get to encounter the harmless provincially at-risk Eastern Hog-nose or Milksnake. Help us build a snake hibernaculum so that these snakes can sleep away the winter [...]

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Lake

Hidden Gems: Forgotten Lakes Tour | Walk & Talk Tour

Event Date/Time: 2017-09-19 01:00 pm

Two Dates: July 20 & Sept 19 | Hidden Gems: Forgotten Lakes Tour | Walk & Talk Tour Get off the beaten track and discover hidden lakes in areas identified in the Kawartha’s Naturally Connected Natural Heritage system that are worth protecting. Date: July 20 & Sept 19 Time: Time TBA Location: 'Top Secret' Signup: [...]

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Buckthorn control on Dance Nature Sanctuary | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2017-09-23 09:30 am

Sept 23 | Buckthorn control on Dance Nature Sanctuary | Volunteer Work Party Help us cut down invasive Buckthorn shrubs, and plant Ontario native shrubs that support wildlife. Work will involve walking off trail, learning to identify different shrubs, and using a shovel and hand saw. Signup: by email tunrau@kawarthalandtrust.org or call [...]

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Invasive Buckthorn

Rewriting History: Buckthorn removal on Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island | Volunteer Work Party

Event Date/Time: 2017-10-01 09:00 am

Rewriting History: Buckthorn removal on Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island | Volunteer Work Party As you help remove invasive Buckthorn, we’ll be turning back time to an era when the shrub wasn’t taking over habitat, and when rich and diverse native shrubs dotted the open meadows of the island.   Date: October 1, 2017 Time: Morning to early [...]

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