Annual Macnamara Trail Cleanup

Written by Doug Hoy.

Ten stalwart members took advantage of a brilliant late October morning to hike the Macnamara Trail with wheelbarrows, shovels, loppers, and chainsaws. They spread a large load of woods chips on the soft spots along the trail, gathered garbage, and tackled the immense blowdown on the Continue reading

Micro-fungus Outing with George White

Despite the cold and windy day, 26 members from both the Macnamara Field Naturalists’ Club and the Ottawa Field Naturalists Club met at the Pakenham 5-Span Bridge; then off we went to Old Lonesome (the Spicer Property) on Mount Pakenham.

The primary object of our search were Myxomycetes, commonly called Continue reading