Category Archives: Events

Shoreline and Waterfront Clean-up September 12

We hope you join us for the shoreline clean up in September.  The Lower Maitland Stewardship Group will meet at the bottom of North Harbour Road, at the entrance to the Menesetung Bridge.  We will spend about an hour and … Continue reading

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Video project to highlight the Lower Maitland River Valley

In 2015, we plan to create a video to highlight the importance of protecting the river and valley of the Maitland River.  This video will extend our reach to people who are unable to visit the Maitland River Valley in … Continue reading

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MTA Membership Renewal Event – November 28th, 7 pm

Did you miss your chance?  No way!  Visit the Huron Stewardship Council’s website to download the presentation. Want to learn more about the ecology of the Maitland River? Join us on Nov 28th for the Maitland Trail Association membership renewal … Continue reading

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Fall Hike along the Maitland, Oct 18

On a wet October morning, 24 hikers converged at Barrie and Stella Elliott’s property along the Maitland River.  For over an hour, the crew toured around the beautiful woodlots on the 47 acre property to learn about wildlife (such as black bears, which have visited … Continue reading

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Spring Hike at NCC Property

A group of 24 hikers embarked on the John and Mary Lo Graham Nature Reserve on June 14th for a guided wilderness hike.  The property, owned and managed by the Nature Conservancy of Canada, had lots of things to see … Continue reading

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Fall nature hike 2013

On October 21, 2013 members of the LMSG met at Barrie Elliot’s property for a fall hike.  Despite some rain (and even hail!), everyone had fun learning more about the interesting plants and animals that can be found in the … Continue reading

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El Camino 2013

Hosted by the Maitland Trail Association, the ‘El Camino’ was a hiking journey from Auburn to Goderich along the entire length of the Maitland Trail. The event was held the weekend of June 22nd—23rd, 2013. The Lower Maitland Stewardship Group … Continue reading

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Riverbank clean up 2012

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup took place across Canada between September 15 and 23, 2012, involving hundreds of sites and thousands of volunteers (over 56,000 in 2011). On Saturday, September 15, a small but keen group of volunteers did their … Continue reading

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