Become a “Wild Animal Detective’ at the Scat and Tracks Hike

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Animal tracks in the snow

Have you ever been out strolling or skiing in the woods and wondered what animals were sharing the same wintry environment as you?

The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority offers you and your family a chance to become ‘wild animal detectives’ by participating in the Scat and Tracks Hike at the Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area on Sunday, Feb. 25, starting at 2 p.m.


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Led by CRCA staff, participants will learn how to identify various species by examining their tracks, scats and other signs they leave behind. The cost is $6 per person which includes the gate fee.

The Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area is located on Division Street just two kilometres north of Highway 401. Entry fees are normally: $5.50 per person for adults and children over 12, and $3 per person for children 12 and under, to a maximum fee of $14 per car. Annual passes are available for $80 per year.

Visitors are advised to dress according to weather conditions.

For more information about the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority, visit www.crca.ca or call (613) 546-4228 x 500 or toll free in the 613 region at 1-877-956-CRCA (2722).


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