DRCC Events

November 7, 2015: Owl Prowl at Holiday Beach

October 29th, 2015

November 7, 2015: 7:00 p.m. – Holiday Beach Conservation Area, Amherstburg Join Essex County Field Naturalist, Kory Renaud, for an owl prowl at Holiday Beach Conservation Area. We will look and listen for owls in and around the park. Meet at the Holiday Beach main gate parking area at 7 p.m. Be sure to dress for the weather and bring along […]

October 14, 2015: Why Should I Recycle?

October 9th, 2015

October 14, 2015: 7:30 p.m. – Ojibway Nature Centre, 5200 Matchette Road, Windsor This talk given by Heather Taylor of the Essex-Windsor Solid Waste Authority will address the following questions and issues: Who is EWSWA? How long does the stuff you throw in the garbage sit in our landfill? The plastic obsession and what it is doing to our […]

September 26, 2015: Canada South Coast Bike Tour

September 11th, 2015

Windsor-Essex Cycles! The Canada South Coast Bike Tour will take place on September 26 from 9:00am-2:00pm, starting at the Vollmer Centre in LaSalle. Participate in a 12 km/32 km or 70 km ride on the Greenway or tour the region and stop at some of our Conservation Areas on the 58 km or 112 km […]

September 9, 2015: DRCC Public Advisory Council Meeting

September 3rd, 2015

Join the Public Advisory Council (PAC) of the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup for a meeting to discuss Detroit River issues. The meeting will be held on Sept. 9, beginning at 4:30, at the Windsor Airport (Conference Room). The PAC provides a venue for the public to contribute to the restoration and protection of the Detroit […]

Apply for a grant – Be a Great Lakes Guardian

August 31st, 2015

Ontario is calling on not-for-profit community groups, youth groups, schools, First Nations and Métis communities and other local groups to help protect and restore their part of the Great Lakes by applying for a Great Lakes Guardian Community Fund grant. The fund, now in its fourth year,supports community projects with a direct environmental benefit such as: […]

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