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Wetlands Awareness Tours – Aug. 6 & 20

Take a tour around the Swale,  a protected wetland on the west side of Smiths Falls.  Leave with a much deeper appreciation for all that wetlands provide, and feel good knowing that we contributed to meaningful research.  Tours take place in voyageur canoes which can accommodate up to  28 participants.  

Tour Length:  up to 1.5 hours

Times:  10:30 a.m. , 1 p.m. and  3 p.m.

Dates:  Saturday August 6
              Saturday, August 20

Cost:  by donation

Tour activities:

  • Tour in voyageur canoes
  • Learn about the economic, health, and environmental benefits of wetlands
  • Learn about some of the plants and wildlife you find in a wetland
  • Participated in citizen science activities including Turtle Tally and Frog Watch

For more information and booking;

(613) 327-9018

[email protected]e.ca

A joint project of Rideau Roundtable and REAL.