Friday, October 28, 2016, 7:30 p.m. - General meeting at Cobourg Public Library
Speaker: Emma Horrigan, Conservation Science Coordinator at Ontario Nature
Topic: Citizen Science and the Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas
In Ontario, 75% of reptiles and 35% of amphibians are listed as at-risk. Emma will describe how this Atlas uses public participation to increase our knowledge of these threatened species.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 7:00 p.m. - Astronomy Outing to Oak Heights Observatory, 179 Covert Hill Rd.
Leader: Andreas Gada, owner of the observatory
Directions: Take Cty. Rd. 45 north to Cty. Rd. 29. Turn east on Cty. Rd. 29, past Burnley to Covert Hill Rd. Turn south. Follow Covert Hill Rd. south to #179. Follow the grassy lane to the Oak Heights Observatory.
Participants should wear warm clothes and bring a flashlight. This outing is weather dependent.