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Audit of Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority

This news release by the NDP just in: On Wednesday morning, Welland NDP MPP Cindy Forster’s motion before the Standing Committee on Public Accounts calling for the Auditor General to conduct a full audit into the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) was passed. With the passing of the motion, the Auditor General can move forward
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Don Sankey photographs

Don Sankey is another photographer who entered our photo contest. Here are his submissions. Of Inglis Falls, Don writes “A beautiful waterfall located at the edge of Owen Sound. A popular tourist site that captures the beauty of the Escarpment. I enjoy hiking the Bruce Trail that is located beside the falls.” “This Georgian Bay
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Photographs by Wendy Jenkinson

Wendy Jenkinson has entered these photos in our contest. Wendy notes “I saw four beautiful white-tailed deer coming up on the Escarpment behind Brock University in St.Catharines. We all were surprised to see each other.” “My three friends and I were very surprised and amazed to see this cute fawn sleeping in Heartland Forest near
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Photographs by Greg Coman

Here are entries to our photo contest by Greg Coman. Greg Coman’s recommendation: “Book yourself a campsite at Stormhaven Backcountry Campround in Bruce Peninsula National Park, so you can linger and watch the sun go down.” “A  familiar spot,” notes Greg, “yet still awe inspiring every time. Overhanging Point in Bruce Peninsula  National Park.” “The
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Arthur Weaver Photographs

Here is another photographer’s entries to our first photo contest. They were taken by Art Weaver on the Niagara Peninsula. Art writes “I took this picture of the Niagara River while hiking in the Niagara Glen early fall. The Glen is located half way between Queenston and the Whirlpool. Approximately 10,500 years ago the progress
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10th Anniversary Issue!

We’re hard at work to bring you the Winter 2017-18 issue, which is our 10th Anniversary Issue! We can’t believe it. It’s been the shortest decade of our lives, going by at lightning speed. We’ve got some great stories we’re putting together, plus a little anniversary celebration that will include the winning entries of our
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Out of Office Alert

The offices of Niagara Escarpment Views will be closed from Sept. 11 to Sept. 20, 2017. They’ll be back open on Thursday Sept. 21.

Photos by Betty Ghiendoni

Betty Ghiendoni of Thorold has submitted these photos for our contest. She writes that she’s “so happy… to share them with the people of Niagara Escarpment Views. Pictures were photographed with a Sony 12.1 Mega Pixels Cyber-Shot looking towards Niagara Falls.” “Morning Sunrise” was taken in February 2017 in her back yard in Thorold. “Early
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Snowbirds and Cameras

By Gloria Hildebrandt The Back Story: Organized by Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Halton Hills claimed to be the most patriotic town in Canada, by registering 57,073 flags flying by Canada Day, more than any other town in the country. Today the Snowbirds saluted the town by flying from Acton, over the Niagara
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New Conservation Area in east part of Hamilton

We’re happy to share this news just in, about new Escarpment lands to be protected: Hamilton Conservation Authority has successfully acquired a new parcel of land as a part of their Wetland Restoration Project and the new East Escarpment Conservation Area. The 10.18 hectare (25 acre) parcel of land is located on the east side
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