Oct 25, 2016
The Hamilton Naturalists' Club, one of the nine partners in the Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System project, has acquired 14 acres in Burlington for land protection and passive recreation. The newly named Anita Dutka-Buchin Nature Sanctuary is located along a tributary of Grindstone Creek and contains mature and secondary growth forest as well as meadows and open space. The property was acquired via a donation from Barney and Helene Dutka as well as a contribution of $100,000 from the Naturalsts' Club. You can read more about this acquisition in the following article from the Oct. 25, 2016 edition of the Hamilton Spectator.