Eramosa Karst

Visiting Eramosa Karst Conservation Area

The Eramosa Karst Conservation Area is a place to not only hike and enjoy the outdoors, but also learn a bit more about geology. What few people in Ontario know is that there are many areas in this province where karsts are found. Karst topography has porous rock eroded by water over time creating cenotes, caves and sinkholes. The Eramosa ...

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Preventing lyme disease

Tips on preventing Lyme disease – avoiding ticks when outdoors!

A bit of timely news for all who are heading out hiking or camping this summer: The Tick-Borne Disease Alliance is sharing information on preventing Lyme disease through ticks. This disease is one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in North America and if untreated in early stages can lead to serious problems involving joints, the heart and central nervous ...

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Mississauga Rotary Ribfest

Highlights from the 2012 Mississauga Rotary Ribfest

This year’s Mississauga Rotary Ribfest was even better than the inaugural one last year at the then newly-opened Celebration Square. Under a sunny blue sky with a few puffy clouds and with a gentle breeze keeping us cool, myself and a team of colleagues did Friday afternoon lunch at the Ribfest. This year we saw many more rib/pulled pork participants ...

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