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Article and Photography by Heather Douglas  W  ith its orange wings and black markings, the Monarch butterfly is one of th...
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Suzanne Baxter has spent the past three summers learning about Monarchs and helping the caterpillars in her garden become ...
Suzanne Baxter says it is hugely satisfying when a healthy butterfly emerges and flies away.  and space for the creatures....
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Article by Meghan Smith Photography by Heather Douglas  I  n the wild landscape across Muskoka, plants, flowers and trees ...
Through her mother   s family, Love can trace her roots to a Cree First Nation in Alberta. Her maternal family   s traditi...
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Article by John Challis  A  female snapping turtle won   t lay her first eggs until she   s almost 20 years old. She could...
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Photograph  Eleanor Kee Wellman  Due to a staggeringly high mortality rate, it   s estimated a female turtle will need to ...
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The Grand Trunk Railway   s line to Bracebridge, built in 1885, required two bridges and a major rock cut. The first cross...
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Photograph  Boyer Family Archives, Bracebridge  The iron bridge, which replaced the original log structure of the Muskoka ...
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Sue Smith of Tabletop Farm, a little east of Baysville, grows the main ingredients of her preserves right on the farm.  Of...
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