Adopt-A-Pond at the Verona Cattail Festival

by SHANNON RITCHIE, Lakeside Project Lead || On August 10th, Adopt-A-Pond took part in the 17th¬†annual Verona Cattail Festival. This locally unique festival honours the versatile nature of cattails. Cattails are famous for… Continue reading

Seafood for Thought

by SAACHI SADCHATHEESWAREN, Assistant to the Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians || On June 21st, Adopt-A-Pond joined various caterers and Toronto Zoo staff in a gourmet festival¬†to bring attention to marine species at… Continue reading

Young Naturalist Shares his Turtle Knowledge

by JACK NOBLE, Ontario Turtle Tally Participant || This past summer I was invited to speak to a group of children at the Erieau Yacht Club about turtles in our area. I was… Continue reading

Welcome to Adopt-A-Pond News!

Dear frog enthusiasts, turtle lovers and wetland watchers — Welcome to the Adopt-A-Pond Wetland Conservation Programme’s new newsletter! With over 21 years of experience promoting education and stewardship projects that involve Canadians in… Continue reading