SERO Field Trip Program

 

Objective:

  • To promote a dialogue between practitioners and to introduce the public to notable restoration efforts that are occurring in Ontario. 

Methods:

  • Organizing short field trips led by restoration practitioners and researchers.
  • Promoting these trips within the wider community.
  • Providing information for each trip to promote the practice, principles, and benefits of ecological restoration.

2017 Restoration Field Trip Program

 

Property

Agency

Trip Leader

Restoration Efforts

Date

 

Over a Decade of Restoration Field Trips


 

  • Oshawa Second Marsh – October 2016
  • Tommy Thompson Park, Toronto – October 2016
  • Rattray Marsh, Mississauga – October 2016
  • Rd. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway “Parkway in a Prairie” in Windsor – August 2016
  • Taquanyah Conservation Area in Cayuga – June 2014 – Photo Album
  • Glenorchy Conservation Area in Oakville – August 2013 – Photo Album
  • Windermere Basin in Hamilton – July 2013
  • Red Hill Valley Project – Natural Heritage Impact Mitigation and Ecosystem Rehabilitation Workshop – June 2008
  • Restoration Tour in the Kitchener-Waterloo Area – July 2006
  • Earth Day Restoration at Raven Lake, Kawartha Highlands – April 2006
  • Morningside Tributary, Rouge River, Toronto – September 2004
  • Scuttle Holes and Tyendinaga Prairie, North of Belleville – July 2004
  • Wetland Drain Restoration sites in the Long Point Area – July 2004
  • Massassauga Point Conservation Area, Bay of Quinte – July 2003
  • Carolinian Restoration Weekend, Walshigham near Long Point – May 2003
  • Oshawa Second Marsh – September 2002
  • Sudbury and Elliot Lake Mine Reclamation Tour – July 2002
  • One-Day Wetland Workshop at the Toronto Zoo – October 2001
  • The Annual Pterophylla Restoration Weekend in Walsingham, near Long Point – May 2001
  • Vellore Woods Bioengineering and Wetland Habitat Creation – May 2001
  • Brooklin Lions Wilderness Trail, in Brooklin north of Whitby – May 2001
  • High Park Oak Savanna Restoration – September 2000
  • Long Point Carolinian Weekend – May 2000
  • Bring Back the Don Field Day – October 1999
  • Tour of Restoration Projects at Metro Toronto Zoo – May 1999
  • Cawthra Woods, Mississauga, Ontario – May 1998
  • Ravines of Toronto – October 1997
  • Oshawa Second Marsh Restoration – September 1996

 

If you have any ideas or would like to host field trips to show your restoration project in Ontario, please contact:
Nigel Finney, SERO Field Trip Coordinator