Be Safe Be Seen: Fall Hunting Schedule

For most of the fall in Copeland Forest, there is hunting for something:  migratory birds, small game (squirrel, rabbit, grouse, turkey) and deer.  In fact many of the dates extend into the winter and spring months.  Take the time to time to review this schedule
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Temporary Trail Closure for Repairs

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry will be conducting trail repairs that include the installation of culverts on one of the main Copeland trails. The location of this repair work is the main trail between Parking Lot 1 and Parking Lot 2  (see our
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New Trail Diversion Around Seepage Area

The Upland of the Copeland Forest is on the edge of the Oro Moraine.  Water seeps out of the hills and helps form the rivers that flow out of the Forest. In a few instances, single track trails go through these water seepage areas and
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Launch of 2016 Workplan

We have some exciting news that just came in.  The Copeland Forest Friends Association 2016 Work Plan has been approved by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. The 2016 Work Plan is part of a three year plan focusing on trail management and ecology
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Mating Frogs (X-Rated) and Fairy Shrimp

  We’re not sure how David Attenborough would narrate this frog orgy–it’s definitely not PG13!  Filmed in April in a Copeland Forest Vernal Pool, it features Spring Peepers, Wood Frogs, amphibian egg masses, and beautiful Fairy Shrimp.   Enjoy.  Filmed by Aiesha Aggarwal.   Watch the
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