The Flight of the Hummingbird

From as far back as I can remember, I’ve always been passionate about wildlife. I loved being outside, watching the birds, collecting fallen leaves with my mom and trying to identify the tree it came from. I’ve also always been curious about photography, thanks to my dad being the family photographer/videographer for almost all of…

“Life below water: for people and planet.”

For this year’s World Wildlife Day, the UN has chosen the theme of “Life below water: for people and planet.” To me (and probably the majority of us), the world underwater is incomprehensible. The magnitude of it, the vastness... and the very likely possibility of undiscovered species hiding in the depths of the sea. It blows my mind…

Backus Woods – A NCC Nature Destination

This morning, we took a mini road trip down near Port Rowan to visit Backus Woods, a property owned and protected by the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC). Backus Woods is part of NCC's Nature Destinations program, and is open to the public year round to explore. The past few weekends were pretty busy for…