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“What’s Under that Log?” Publication Day!

We are excited to announce that 8Trees Inc. has published a brand-new children’s book called, “What’s Under That Log?” written by our Research Associate and herpetologist, Dr. Katharine Yagi, and illustrated by our very own digital artist, Heather Yagi. This book is all about investigating the nature around you and introduces children to the study of herpetology.

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Reptile & Plant Expo June 2023

It’s here folks! The biggest event 8Trees Inc. has encountered! – the Reptile Expo! With thousands of visitors from the Reptile Community, we were surrounded in support.  Our President and Founder, Anne Yagi lead the charge, along with Luc Goulet, our Field Technician, and Sharaya McCollum-Brown, our Outreach Specialist Ecologist and Administrative Extraordinaire! We showed

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Pride in the Park 2023

8Trees with Pride in the Park It’s PRIDE MONTH! A wonderful time to celebrate, uplift, and support the 2SLGBTQ+ community! To kick off Pride Month we were so excited to participate in the 10th annual Pride in the Park hosted by Pride Niagara. It was a fantastic event full of love, fun, and rainbows! Seeing

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Mother Earth Day 2023

On Saturday May 13th, the 8Trees Inc. Team ditched the field gear and headed over to Firemen’s Park in Niagara Falls for the second annual Mother Earth Day event! The event focuses on bringing environmental awareness to the public and features many vendors and presentations with natural, hand made or educational material to offer the

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8Trees and partners hosting a webinar on wetland recovery

Wetlands are essential components of our landscape because they are home to diverse wildlife, including many rare species, and they provide a variety of ecosystem services for our communities. Wetlands function to trap sediments, store carbon, purify and they help preventing localized flooding by absorbing water. The Niagara region is full of wetlands, some much

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Wainfleet Bog Delegation meets the Minister of Environment

The morning of August 4th was quite a unique experience for many members of the delegation of experts for the Wainfleet Bog Restoration project. Staff and representatives from 8Trees Inc., Six Nations of the Grand River, and the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) met with the Minister of the Environment, Honorable David Piccini, and several members

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