DRCC Events

Free Lecture on the Great Lakes

April 24th, 2019

The Canadian Society of Zoologists is hosting its national meeting in Windsor (https://csz-scz2019.com/ A free lecture to the public will be delivered by Dr. Andrew Muir, the Science Director of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission.  It will take place on Monday May 13 at 6 pm at the St. Clair Center of the Arts on […]

Citizen Science Tree Survey

February 26th, 2019

We are looking for individuals who are looking to gain some field experience collecting data from  a sample of the Earth Day trees planted in spring 2019 with Essex Region Conservation. This event will take place on Saturday June 22 2019 from 10am to 2pm at the green space near Florence Avenue and Wyandotte Street […]

Forests Ontario’s 2019 Community Tree Plant

January 31st, 2019

Spring is right around the corner, and what better way to “dig in” to the warmer weather than with a fun, free, family-friendly tree planting event! Forests Ontario, The City of Windsor, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, Essex Region Conservation and the Little River Enhancement Group are excited to invite you, along with your friends […]

Earth Day Community Tree Planting

January 31st, 2019

Earth Day Community Tree Planting April is Earth Month, and the Essex Region Conservation and the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup are inviting everyone to join us on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 10am – Noon to help plant more than 2,000 native trees and shrubs in the City of Windsor. While we have shovels to […]

Detroit River Exhibits

November 8th, 2018

Canada’s Waterscapes: Yours to Enjoy, Explore and Protect Visit the Chimczuk Museum between September Ford City Bathing Beach c.1930 15 – December 31,2018 to catch the Canada Waterscapes Exhibit! This travelling exhibition from the Canadian Museum of Nature explores Canada’s unique estuaries, rivers, lakes, oceans, and wetlands and the environmental challenges facing these ecosystems today. Visitors have […]

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From tree plantings and clean ups, to advocacy and education programs, CLICK HERE to find out how you can be involved with protecting and enhancing the Detroit River.