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Turtle Island Festival at Crawford Lake this Sunday celebrates Ontario’s First Nations

This Sunday, September 15, feel the drumbeat as the Iroquoian village at Crawford Lake Conservation Area comes to life during the Turtle Island Festival, an incredible celebration of Ontario’s First Nations!

Come to Mountsberg on Labour Day to celebrate one of nature’s hardest working, and…

Join us at Mountsberg Conservation Area to celebrate one of nature’s most incredible, and frequently misunderstood, creatures on Labour Day, Monday, September 2, as we mark International Vulture Awareness Day.

Newly named Robert Edmondson Conservation Area becomes seventh primary CA

Robert Edmondson Conservation Area is the newest member of the Halton Parks family. Formerly known as Burns Conservation Area, this park is a quiet spot which includes a reservoir and picnic area, and features a 2 km trail through wetlands and woods.

Reconnect with the great outdoors at 50 Things You Need To Do Before You Are 12 on August 18 at…

Hey kids, have you ever wondered what your parents or your grand-parents did for fun when they were your age? They probably spent a lot of time outdoors. They probably went exploring, or built a fort, or skipped stones on a lake, or climbed a tree.

Creatures of the Night at Mountsberg on August 17

As night falls and we are preparing to go to sleep, some creatures are just waking up. These nocturnal species are specially adapted to be awake when light levels are low. Many are active in our neighbourhoods and we may not even know it.

Family Outdoor Movie Nights return to Kelso starting Friday, August 9

Family Outdoor Movie Nights return to Kelso Conservation Area with four family films, including a retro classic from the 1980s. Opening night is Friday, August 9 with a showing of Ice Age 4 Continental Drift.

Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook July 19, 2013

BURLINGTON – Conservation Halton issued the following Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook today at 2 p.m.

Pajama night returns to Crawford Lake on July 27, this time with a bat theme

MILTON – Grab your funkiest pajamas and join us for an evening of fun at Crawford Lake Conservation Area. This pajama night will focus on Ontario Bats!

Halton Parks Membership now offers 7 parks, 7 perks

BURLINGTON – Conservation Halton has made some enhancements to its membership program to provide more value to members, with some new perks which include discounts, a free pass for friends and neighbours, special member-only events, and a 2-for-1 lift ticket to Glen Eden.

Dig In and Discover Archaeology at Crawford Lake on July 14

MILTON – The past comes alive at Crawford Lake Conservation Area, with the annual Dig In and Discover Archaeology event! Join us this Sunday, July 14 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. for a great day of discovery and exploration into the past.