Today we finally had the opportunity to hike the Lime Kiln Technical Trail for the first time since the Lime Kiln area fire in the Stony Swamp Conservation Area.
(click on map to enlarge) Things are looking pretty good for the first part of the trail, although you start to see larger and larger signs . . . → Read More: THE FIFTH COLUMN: The Lime Kiln Technical Trail Will Never Be The Same
The fire near the Lime Kiln Trail has been described as a tragedy. Perhaps not. If houses or roads had been built on the land it certainly would be a tragedy that the forest would never recover from, though some would call it development or progress. But the forest will recover from the fire and, . . . → Read More: THE FIFTH COLUMN: Open Letter to the National Capital Commission re Lime Kiln Trail Fire