Bird Club News: Sue Gourley

Jul 24, 2014

Sue Gourley, member of our SADL Bird Club, has made a presentation to the CCE. Serge Grégoire, city councillor asked her to make the presentation when he heard that she was going to the Birdlife World Congress in Ottawa. She discussed IBAs (Important Bird Areas), invasive species (domestic cats) and bird areas in our municipality. To read the presentation, click here. Fellow Birder, Sue...

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The 2013 Summer Storm: A story and Video

Jul 22, 2014

Click here for video Sainte-des-Lacs – July 19, 2013 – Mega-Storm I thought the winter storm before Christmas 2013 was bad. It was a three day power outage. It brought together our neighbours to open up our gravel road. Robert Serve was a great lumberjack and cut through all the trees across our road. Daniel Laroche said there was no way we were going to be cut off without power and unable to get out of our driveway. He came with the plow and made a path under trees and...

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