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Species of the Week: The Grey Treefrog

This week, we are featuring the Grey Treefrog as our #SpeciesOfTheWeek. As its Latin name (Hyla versicolor) suggests, this species has the ability to change its colour and camouflage to its surroundings. Its colour can vary from grey to green … Continue reading

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Drum-Making Workshop!

The Friends of Murphys Point are excited to announce we some spaces for an in-person drum-making workshop with Helena Neveu! As you may recall, we launched a series of workshops earlier this year in an effort to continue our commitment … Continue reading

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Species of the Week: The Common Snapping Turtle

This week’s #SpeciesOfTheWeek is the largest turtle species found in Ontario, the Common Snapping Turtle! This turtle was found creating her nest along the gravel/sandy sides of a road, a common nesting place for turtles. Unfortunately, road mortality is a … Continue reading

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