It’s Maple Syrup Time at our Outdoor Education Centres!

In Canada, the sight of buckets hanging from the sides of maple trees is a sure sign that spring has arrived. During the month of March, the Waterloo Region District School Board outdoor and environment education staff have been busy collecting sap from the trees in the sugar bushes at the Laurel Creek Nature Centre […]

Camp Heidelberg Outdoor Ed Centre makes contribution to biodiversity research

From September 22nd to October 3rd, the Camp Heidelberg Outdoor and Environmental Education Centre (OEEC) participated in the School Malaise Trap Program. This program is operated by the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario at the University of Guelph, which is dedicated to rapidly identifying and documenting life in Canada and in the world. A Malaise Trap […]