From the Dragon’s Mouth

Updates straight from the Echo Pond b(l)og


Introducing the Dragon’s Mouth Blog

By Laura Temple   Why, you may ask, did we choose the name “From the Dragon’s Mouth” as the name for this blog?   Dragon’s Mouth Orchid, or “Arethusa bulbosa” is a species that brings a fuschia hue to bogs across most of the island of Newfoundland in the summer–though not as far north as…

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Annual General Meeting – June 22nd, 2022

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Environmental Education Commission is coming up next week! It’s an opportunity to hear about the work we’ve done in the past year and elect new board members. Everyone is welcome. Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2022, 7:30pm-8:30pm Where: Video call (Google meet) If you are interested in attending, please…

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Noticing your habitat

Written by Laura Temple   Keep a green bough in your heart, And a singing bird will come. -Lao Tzu   The spring opening of the Echo Pond Centre is just around the corner, so I haven’t been there in person recently. In the meantime, here’s a short blog post about some reflections on environmental…

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We Have A New Website (and a new blog)!

A big thank you to the folks at Perfect Day for creating our beautiful new website. We’d also like to say a big thank you to those who contributed photos, especially TA Loeffler who supplied the bird’s eye-view of the Centre through their drone photos. Check out more of their photos below. And stay tuned…

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