Category Archives: conservation

Water and steel trees

Our never ending quest for nature and power… Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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Rouge Beach

Beautiful – absolutely beautiful… This gem is located where the Rouge River meets Lake Ontario – it’s part of the 47 square km Rouge Park. In 1990 the Province of Ontario announced its intention to create a park to protect … Continue reading

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A beautiful view – don’t mind the garbage

A beautiful view of Lake Ontario just east of Darlington Provincial Park – too bad some ignorant people drove up, ate their burgers and then tossed the garbage (otherwise known as recyclables) out the window. If you pack it in, … Continue reading

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Simple markers

This is one of those “thinking” posts – the type where I show you images and you can think about them if you want to. Maybe think about the history behind them, why they are there, and maybe how attitudes … Continue reading

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A vanishing Ontario

This was between North Beach and Consecon – an interesting scene because of the wide range of ages of the old stone foundations, the tractors, the car, and the relatively new silos. Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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Signs of our times

Sometimes all you can do is stand at the fence and look through the wire – sometimes you have to find a way around the wire… Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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A. Turtle

I can’t remember what camera I had with me when I took this picture and shot the video below, but I do know the title of this posting is correct. The source video is in MPEG format, which is odd, … Continue reading

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Quinte Conservation Area

more images in a Facebook album Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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The Sand Dollar

The term sand dollar (or sea cookie or snapper biscuit in New Zealand, or pansy shell in South Africa) refers to species of extremely flattened, burrowing sea urchins belonging to the order Clypeasteroida. Some species within the order, not quite … Continue reading

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Zebra Mussels

Zebra mussels are nasty things – not even the snow can stop them. Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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