College Avenue Bikeway Community Tree Planting

January 27th, 2022

Volunteers are welcome to register for the upcoming spring community tree planting event hosted by the Essex Region Conservation Authority in partnership with the City of Windsor and the Windsor Detroit Bridge Authority. Large native to Windsor-Essex potted trees will be planted at College Avenue Bikeway Park to increase urban shade and biodiversity. Pre-registration through […]

Detroit River Watershed Cleanups

January 27th, 2022

Please note, due to an overwhelming interest from the community we have reached our event capacity for both Detroit River watershed cleanups on April 9th 2022! Ticket sales have ended and we thank all of the volunteers who are going to attend that day. See you soon! On April 9 2022 from 10am to 12pm, […]

Earth Day Community Tree Planting – 2022

January 27th, 2022

Essex Region Conservation is inviting everyone to join us on Sunday, April 24, 2021 between 10am and 2pm to help plant more than 2,000 native trees in the City of Windsor. Trees generously supported by Enwin Utilities. This year, pre-registration is required for Green Teams (15 or more) and individuals attending the event. There are […]

Tree Planting and Care Workshop

November 22nd, 2021

Join Essex Region Conservation Authority’s Forester virtually for the annual Tree Planting and Care Workshop taking place Tuesday January 18th 2022 from 7pm to 8:30 pm. Attendees will learn about the many benefits of tree planting, available grants for landowners, different tree planting techniques, and much more. All attendees will be e-mailed the Zoom virtual […]

Reflections on the 20th Anniversary of the Canadian Heritage River Designation: An Interview with Dr. John Hartig

August 13th, 2021

July 19, 2021 marked the 20th anniversary of the Detroit River being named a Canadian Heritage River. The river is truly a shared resource bringing the people of two nations together. The American side of the Detroit River was designated a Heritage River in 1998. With the Canadian side being designated a Canadian Heritage River […]

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