Monthly Archives: September 2016


Macoun Club kids traverse the “old” Study Area (Sept. 24, 2016)

For a change, we made a cross-country trip from the Greenbelt's Lime Kiln Trail north to the Wild Bird Care Centre. Only Rob knew, and he never mentioned it, but this is the terrain of the Macoun Club's old study area, the one we used from 1968 to 1970. We petitioned for a new one [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:36:16+00:00 September 25th, 2016|Macoun Field Club|0 Comments

Macoun Club kids find invasive species at every turn (Sept. 17, 2016)

With warm rain expected, netting aquatic life in our Study Area seemed like a good way to put in our time. At the Sarsaparilla Trail, however, the observation dock has become so closely surrounded by tall stands of Narrow-leaved Cattails (and their hybrids) that little open water was available for our nets. We managed to [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:36:17+00:00 September 17th, 2016|Macoun Field Club, Macoun Study Area|0 Comments