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  1. Discover KLT Protected Properties this winter

    Winter has arrived and it’s cold outside, but don’t let that stop you from getting out and enjoying the land you love. Whether you prefer cross-country skiing, snow shoeing or hiking in your winter boots, some of our protected properties are open for you to explore. KLT Properties You Can Enjoy This Winter: 1. Stony […]

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  2. 2016 Stewardship Highlights

    Evan Thomas, Lead Steward for the Ingleton-Wells Property & Land Stewardship Committee Member, presented some of this year’s accomplishments including, protecting species at risk, managing invasive species and developing new trails on Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island and on the north shore of Stony Lake – the ‘Stony Lake Trails’ network. View the Land Stewardship 2016 Highlights […]

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  3. Strategic Plan 2016-2020

    We have a vision where the Kawarthas are characterized by natural spaces and connections that support healthy and representative ecosystems and landscapes. This deeply-connected landscape is founded on a mix of privately and publicly-protected lands, private land stewardship and a supportive policy framework. Our strategic plan delivers on that vision.   KLT’s work is focused on private […]

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  4. RSVP to KLT’s Thanks. Giving. Event

    Please join the Board of Directors & Staff as we celebrate You,  Our Volunteers, Donors, Partners and Friends of Kawartha Land Trust. Big thank you to our supporters Recent highlights Vision for the future of the Kawarthas – Strategic Plan 2017 – 2020 Refreshments & cash bar New this year! A chance to win a guided tour to […]

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  5. Discover new trails – By Drew Monkman

    Discover new trails, thanks to Kawartha Land Trust By Drew Monkman Article copied From: The Peterborough Examiner & Drew Monkman’s Website Walking through the woods and fields of the Kawarthas in early October when the landscape is ablaze with colour is a fall tradition for many local residents. Not only do you feel closer to friends and […]

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  6. Join Our Team of Volunteers!

      Many passionate and committed volunteers have been helping with stewardship activities to protect the land we all love. Stewarding Big (Boyd/Chiminis) Island and developing the Stony Lake Trails are our biggest projects this summer. There’s plenty of work left and we really need your help!   The following is a list of activities that […]

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  7. Upcoming Event: Monarch Butterfly Workshop

    Join Kawartha Land Trust and GreenUP this summer for a fascinating workshop and field study about Monarch Butterflies. Monarchs (Danaus plexippus) are a migratory species of butterfly entirely dependent on the milkweed plant for survival. Since March 2013, the North American population of Monarch butterflies has declined by 59%, the lowest recorded population status since […]

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  8. Upcoming Events: Prairie Builders at Ballyduff Trails

    The Mckim-Garsonnin property, which is under a Conservation Agreement with Kawartha Land Trust (KLT), consists of 260 acres of varied landscape on the Oak Ridges Moraine – including woodlands, wetlands, and open fields. It is the landowners’ mission to restore, as far as possible in their time, the ecological integrity of their land and ensure […]

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  9. Stony Lake Trails Now Open for Public Use!

    We invite you to enjoy the trails with friends and family.   Kawartha Land Trust, neighbouring landowners, donors and volunteers, have worked together to establish a publicly accessible trail featuring the areas fascinating historical and ecological features of the land between. Click on Trail Map to enlarge: Current trailhead is accessed through KLT’s Property at 105 Reids Road, North […]

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  10. Welcome Tara & Luci to the KLT Team

    We are pleased to welcome Lucianne Mrowiec and Tara King to the Kawartha Land Trust Team!   Getting to know Tara: Tara King our new Development Coordinator, joined us at the beginning of July. Tara has over ten years of experience in marketing, communications and development, is a strategic thinker, and has shown a strong ability to […]

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