Category Archives: flora and fauna

If You Missed the AGM….

The following ode to Murphys Point appeared in The Perth Courier on May 1 in Stephanie Gray’s “Past Deadline” column. Get ye a naturalist! People, I have some important advice. If you don’t have a naturalist in your life, get ye one. … Continue reading

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Welcome, Baby Ratsnake!

Exciting news, from Murphys Point! “Mica” the Visitor Centre Ratsnake and “Lady Gray,” the female ratsnake who spends her summers at Charleston Lake Provincial Park, are parents! By association, Murphys Point staff are the guardians of little Baby Snake (better name … Continue reading

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Flock to Murphys Point for the Annual Bird Count!

This kind of fun is for the birds! Join park staff, experienced volunteer birders and the Friends for their Annual Bird Count and a fundraising continental breakfast on Sunday, May 19 – rain or shine. Migrate over to the park … Continue reading

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